January 2009

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Cover Story
Olive Offerings
How the olive sustains Palestinian society
by Hanne Foighel with photographs by Ahikam Seri

Features
Those Who Remain Behind
Though small and isolated, Jakubany stands as a citadel of faith
by Jacqueline Ruyak

Building Persons, Forming Good Citizens
Catholic vocational schools prepare Egyptian youth for the future
by Liam Stack with photographs by Shawn Baldwin

Departments
news
from the world of CNEWA

issues
Middle East Christians on the Move
by Robert L. Stern

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

perspectives
Sincerely Yours
by Robert L. Stern