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news item 27 Jul 2011 – In June, the Holy See confirmed the election of Msgr. John E. Kozar as president of CNEWA by its board of trustees. In addition, Pope Benedict XVI has appointed Msgr. Kozar as president of the Pontifical Mission for Palestine. Both are effective 15 September 2011. Read more...


news item 27 Jul 2011 – Greg Kandra has joined CNEWA as the new executive editor of its award–winning bimonthly, ONE magazine. Read more...


news item 27 Jul 2011 – In June, the Catholic Press Association of the United States and Canada honored ONE magazine with 10 awards at its annual convention, held this year in Pittsburgh. Read more...


news item 27 Jul 2011 – On 24 May, the Syro–Malabar Catholic synod of bishops elected Bishop George Alencherry of Thuckalay, Tamil Nadu, as major archbishop of Ernakulam–Angamaly. Pope Benedict XVI confirmed the election the following day. Read more...


news item 27 Jul 2011 – At 10 June ceremonies marking the graduation of its 35th class, Bethlehem University awarded CNEWA’s president, Msgr. Robert L. Stern, with a Doctorate in Humanities, honoris causa. Read more...


news item 27 Jul 2011 – In late May, M.L. Thomas was promoted to CNEWA’s regional director for India, replacing Thomas M. Varghese, now vice president for India and Northeast Africa. Read more...


news item 27 Jul 2011 – In May, Rev. Dr. Elias D. Mallon joined CNEWA as its education and interreligious affairs officer and will collaborate in the agency’s external relations with intergovernmental and nonprofit organizations, foundations and universities. Read more...