January 2007

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Cover Story
Against All Odds
Even in Gaza, some women and children receive the best of care
photographs by Steve Sabella; with text by Paul Wachter

Features
Surviving War: A Mother’s Tale
War in Lebanon has changed the lives of thousands of families
by Amal Bouhabib with photographs by Sarah Hunter

Under Mary’s Mantle
How Bulgarians are reviving their church
story and photographs by Sean Sprague

Departments
news
from the world of CNEWA

issues
Islam: Monotheistic but not Monolithic
by W. Patrick Lang

profiles
The Syro-Malabar Catholic Church
by Michael J.L. La Civita

perspectives
Unorthodox Orthodoxy
by Robert L. Stern