March – April 2000


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

Walking a Tightrope in Turkey
Syrian Orthodox Christians strive to remain in their homeland of remote southeastern Turkey.
text and photos by Karen Lagerquist

Special Delivery in Baghdad
Although hampered by international politics, the Dominican Sisters of St. Catherine provide reliable healthcare to Iraqi mothers and their children.
text by Dale Gavlak; photographs by Norbert Schiller

Dawit’s Story
With the help of the Daughters of Charity, the life of a young Ethiopian boy is forever changed.
photographs by Asrat Habte Mariam

Piously Poised on a Precarious Perch
Seclusion, silence and spirituality revive a fourth-century Lebanese convent.
text and photographs by Marilyn Raschka

In His Footsteps
Following the Ways of the Cross in modern Jerusalem reveals the contradiction of Christ’s passion and death.
by George Martin

As our President prepares to depart, we remember his contributions and accomplishments.
by Msgr. Robert L. Stern