November – December 1996

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Our World
Stories and events from around the world of CNEWA.

Temqat: Celebrating Epiphany in Ethiopia
Processions, dances, drums and cymbals: celebrating the feast of Christ’s baptism in Addis Ababa.
text by Asseged Fesseha; photographs by Asrat Habte Mariam

The Jahalin Bedouin: A Question of Justice
Residents of the deserts of Palestine for thousands of years, the Jahalin Bedouin fight to preserve their ancient way of life.
text by Lynda Brayer; photographs by George Martin

Illuminating Eastern Catholicism
Guidelines issued in January 1996 by the Congregation for the Eastern Churches for liturgical renewal in the Eastern Catholic churches.

Days of Hope in Amman
The Pontifical Mission’s humanitarian and pastoral activities in Jordan continue to provide medical care to those in need.
compiled by CNEWA staff; photographs by Miriam Sushman

An Ugly Duckling Called Zaidel
A profile of a Syrian village that is a diamond in the rough.
text and photographs by Marilyn Raschka

Honor Guards
A thumbprint history of the Knights of the Holy Sepulchre.
by Msgr. Robert L. Stern