Winter 1986


“In the Depths of My Pain…”
Excerpts from the letter of a 14-year-old boy named Walid, who lives in the midst of war.
by Walid

The Less Traveled Path of Ossios Loukas
A small Greek monastery on the way to Delphi is an ancient reminder of the life of a devoted monk.
by Gerald Ring

Toward Understanding Diversity in Unity
The relationship between the Western and Eastern churches continues to be one of understanding, learning and tolerance.
by Brother John Samaha, S.M.

Orthodox Christmas in Bethlehem
A photo-essay of Orthodox Christmas services in Bethlehem.

The Splendor of Syrian Handicrafts
Ancient techniques and a dedication to their heritage fuels artists of Syrian handicrafts.
text and photos by Habeeb Salloum