May 2008

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Cover Story
Rooted in Wood
Exploring Slovakia’s wooden churches
by Jacqueline Ruyak with photographs by Andrej Bán

Features
Where God Descended
New directions for Armenia’s mother church
by Paul Rimple

A Priest With Global Reach
A pastor in southern India tackles unemployment and poverty
by Jomi Thomas and Sean Sprague

Echoes of Jesus From Syria’s Mountains
A village celebrates its ancient Christian heritage
by Mitchell Prothero

Departments
news
from the world of CNEWA

profiles
The Orthodox Church of Mount Sinai
by Michael J.L. La Civita

perspectives
Allegiance
by Robert L. Stern