Winter 1979


A Voice Cries Out in the Desert
Prophets like John the Baptist serve as links between God and the faithful.
by Clare Tierney

The Mystery of the Magi
The Magi play a vital yet enigmatic role in the Christmas story.
by Claudia McDonnell

Miracles Happen in Bethlehem
At the Arab Society for the Physically Handicapped in Bethlehem, physically challenged girls and boys find support and hope.
by Carol Hunnybun; photos: CNEWA files

O Joyful Light: The Faith of Russian Catholics
The spiritual vision and strong faith of the Russian Catholic Church is strong – in the middle of Manhattan.
by Rev. Romanos V. Russo

Albania: Land of Sorrows
Despite ongoing hardship, Albania and its Catholic spirit persevere.
by John Sinishta