September 2009

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Cover Story
As It Was, So Shall It Remain?
Ethiopia’s Orthodox church retools its clergy for a fast-changing world
by Peter Lemieux

Features
A Light of Hope for Lebanon’s Addicts
A drug rehabilitation center offers its residents a new lease on life
by Marilyn Raschka with photographs by Sarah Hunter

Alexandria’s Struggling Sudanese
A small church in an ancient port city sustains refugees
by Liam Stack

Departments
news
from the world of CNEWA

Issues
The Ninety-Nine Beautiful Names of God
by Elias D. Mallon, S.A., Ph.D.

Profiles
The Orthodox Church of Georgia
by Michael J.L. La Civita

Perspectives
Mindful of the Poor
by Msgr. Robert L. Stern