November – December 1994
Stories and events from around the world of CNEWA.
A Fish in the Desert
An ancient village in Jordan strives to maintain its identity in an increasingly technological society.
text by the Rev. William D. Corcoran; photos by Miriam Sushman
Byzantium’s Last Outpost
The isolated monastery community of Mount Athos exists much as it did more than a thousand years ago.
text by Bruno Pavan; photos by Robert Semeniuk; photos by BlackStar
Born in a Cave
A visit to the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem, site of the birth of Jesus Christ.
by George Martin
A Pearl Anniversary
On the 30th anniversary of the promulgation of some significant decrees of Vatican II, the author looks at the church of the past, the present and what is to come.
by Chorbishop John D. Faris
A Sister Act Hard to Follow
The Little Sisters of Nazareth reach out to those suffering misfortune in Dbayeh refugee camp.
text and photos by Marilyn Raschka
A reflection on the monuments and shrines of the Holy Land.
by Msgr. Robert L. Stern