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news item 21 May 2010 – From 8-14 April, members of CNEWA’s governing boards visited the world of the church of Antioch, modern Lebanon and Syria, and the work of CNEWA–Pontifical Mission there. Read more...


news item 21 May 2010 – The participants encountered the rich diversity of the Eastern churches and the exceptionally warm ecumenical climate, meeting the five patriarchs of Antioch and all the East — all successors of the Apostle Peter, who directed the life of the church there before settling in Rome. Read more...


news item 21 May 2010 – It was impossible to visit all the institutions and projects aided through the generosity of the donors of CNEWA, but at least the group was able to sample a variety of good works. Read more...


news item 21 May 2010 – “The ecumenical and interreligious climate, especially in Syria,” observed Archbishop Dolan, “was warm and gracious. Read more...


news item 21 May 2010 – The group was inspired by its visits to the shrines of Our Lady in Harissa and Matara, but to celebrate Mass in the Church of St. Paul on the Wall in Damascus brought the group in living contact with the “Apostle of the Gentiles.” Read more...