January – February 2002


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

Bethany Beyond the Jordan
Ancient sites associated with Jesus and John the Baptist receive a face-lift and await 21st-century tourists.
by Charles Miller, S.M.

Strange But Miraculous Medicine
A polio vaccination program in Eritrea delivers hope for the Kunama people.
text and photographs by Sister Christian Molidor, R.S.M.

Rebuilding Bethlehem
Despite a year of violence, individuals and organizations continue to offer help and hope.
by Charles Miller, S.M.

Twin Saints, Twin Churches
Two neighboring churches in India share the Christian spirit – and the same plot of land.
text and photographs by Sean Sprague

Heading for the Hills
Hermits in the hills of Lebanon continue an ancient ascetic tradition.
text and photographs by Marilyn Raschka

This Little Light of Mine
The fight against darkness and gloom is up to us.
by Msgr. Archimandrite Robert L. Stern