March 2006

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Cover Story
Making the Grade in Ethiopia
The Catholic Church’s outsized influence on education
text and photographs by Sean Sprague

Features
Orthodox Africa
How the Orthodox Church of Alexandria came to Uganda
by Andrew Rice; photographs by Tugela Ridley

A City Reborn
Destroyed by war, Beirut’s downtown rises once more
by Amal Bouhabib

Departments
news
from the world of CNEWA

issues
The Catholicity of Russian Orthodoxy
by Antoine Arjakovsky

profiles
The Melkite Greek Catholic Church
by Michael J.L. La Civita

perspectives
Incapacity
by Robert L. Stern