March 2011

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Cover Story
What’s Next for Ukraine’s Villages?
Memories and traditions fade in Ukraine’s heartland
text by Mariya Tytarenko

Features
To Be a Priest in the Holy Land
Arab Catholics pursue their call to priesthood
text by Michele Chabin

From Isolation to Opportunity
A center in Armenia provides vital skills to orphaned youth
by Gayane Abrahamyan

Ethiopia’s Vibrant Sacred Art
Traditional Orthodox iconography flourishes in Africa
by Leah Niederstadt

Departments
News
from the world of CNEWA

Profiles
The Indian Orthodox Church
by Michael J.L. La Civita

Perspectives
Cover Story
by Msgr. Robert L. Stern