November – December 1999

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Our World
Stories and events from around the world of CNEWA.

Upon This Rock
A discussion of the controversial yet possible unity for the churches of East and West.
text by Chorbishop John D. Faris, J.C.O.D.; photographs by Arturo Mari

Pontifical Mission at 50: A Warm Touch in Dbayeh
The life of a refugee family offers a snapshot of the hardship endured by Palestinian and Lebanese refugees.
by Marilyn Raschka

Egypt’s Miracle Worker
A profile of Egidio Sampieri, a dynamic bishop building bridges between faith communities.
text by Dale Gavlak; photographs by Mohammed El-Dakhakhny

Sprouts from the Ashes
New life from old roots – the Russian Orthodox Church overcomes the challenges of post-Communist Russia.
text and photographs by George Martin

The Tinkers of Slovakia
The tinkers: invaluable contributors to European culture and history.
text and photographs by Jacqueline Ruyak

Family Reunions
Despite recorded differences throughout history, a reunion of churches is still possible.
by Msgr. Robert L. Stern