March 2008

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Cover Story
A Place to Call Home
Sisters in southern India instill pride and hope
by Sean Sprague and Jomi Thomas

Features
A Loving Embrace
Exiled from their homeland, Iraqis in Amman are not alone
by Diane Handal

Our Town
Roma leadership in a Hungarian Greek Catholic parish
by Jacqueline Ruyak with photographs by Balazs Gardi/VII Network

From Dust to Life
An archbishop in Syria works to realize the potential of an arid plain
by Mitchell Prothero

Departments
news
from the world of CNEWA

profiles
The Ge’ez Catholic Church
by Michael J.L. La Civita

perspectives
Theologic
by Robert L. Stern