September 2008

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Cover Story
issues
Islam’s Many Faces
by Michael L. Fitzgerald, M.Afr.

Features
Kerala’s Bittersweet Phenomenon
Emigration fuels a local economy, but strains family ties
story and photographs by Peter Lemieux

Russia’s Fortified Tabernacles
Exploring the spiritual and temporal bastions of old Russia
by Michael J.L. La Civita with photographs by Sean Sprague

Kenya’s Orthodox Miracle
Poor but enthusiastic, an African church promotes fellowship
story and photographs by Peter Lemieux

Departments
news
from the world of CNEWA

profiles
The Armenian Catholic Church
text by Michael J.L. La Civita with photographs by Armineh Johannes

perspectives
Iranian Messiah
by Robert L. Stern