Spring 1975

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The Risen Christ
Jesus Christ is the same yesterday, today and forever. (Hebrews 13:8)
by F.X. Morelle; art direction/illustration by P.J. McCue

The Holy City
For from Zion shall go forth instruction, and the word of the Lord from Jerusalem. (Isaiah 2:3)
by F.C. Edward

The Melkites Today
The growth of the ancient and beloved Melkite Church in our own land is a source of joy and thanksgiving to all Catholics who are mindful of their glorious traditions, their sufferings for Christ’s name, and their attachment to St. Peter’s Roman see.
by Rev. James E. King, Ph.D.; photos: courtesy of Fr. James E. King and Joseph J. Turkmany

The Bible
How the books of the holy Bible came to be the rich, religious and cultural treasure of every nation, people and tongue.
by Donald L. Magnetti, S.J., Ph.D.; art direction/illustration by P.J. McCue

Double Jubilee
Catholic Near East Welfare Association celebrates its Golden Jubilee. Reflections on our agency and its mandate.
photos: United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA)

Saints of the East: St. Anthony of Egypt
The “ideal monk,” St. Anthony was the first to introduce the concept of desert monastic life.
art direction/illustration by P.J. McCue

Prayers From the Eastern Liturgies