July 1990

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

Enduring a Bloodbath in East Beirut
A firsthand report of the war in the Middle East from the Pontifical Mission’s staff in Beirut.
by Thomas McHugh

New Challenges in Eastern Europe
Although freedom has come – finally – to Eastern Europe, that freedom brings new challenges to Christians.
by Michael J.L. La Civita

The Ending of a History
For persecuted Christians still living in Turkey, life is a daily struggle.
by Thomas McHugh; photos by Luke Golobitsh

The Melkite Messenger
Melkite Greek Catholic Patriarch, Maximos V Hakim, discusses his church’s movement toward reunion.
by Michael J.L. La Civita

90 Years in Ethiopia
The Christian Brothers continue their dedicated service in war-torn, starved Ethiopia.
by Brother Austin David Carroll, F.S.C.; photos: CNEWA files

On Egg Shells in Jerusalem
Is peace on the roster for the Holy City?
by Msgr. Robert L. Stern