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news item 28 Jun 2002 – Participants in CNEWA’s Seminarian Sponsorship Program usually end their commitment when their seminarian is ordained. Not so with Lois Ann and Cecil Suter of Deerfield, Illinois. Read more...


news item 28 Jun 2002 – During a recent trip to Ethiopia, Msgr. Robert L. Stern, Secretary General, spoke with church leaders there about CNEWA’s more active role in the education and formation of the nation’s priests and religious. Read more...


news item 28 Jun 2002 – More than 40,000 Palestinians and 12,000 Iraqis have sought haven in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan since fighting between Israelis and Palestinians began in September 2000. Read more...


news item 28 Jun 2002 – Gregory III, Melkite Greek Catholic Patriarch of Antioch, met with Edward Cardinal Egan, CNEWA’s President, and later visited CNEWA’s New York office on 31 May. Read more...


news item 28 Jun 2002 – A surge of interest in Christianity in Ukraine has compelled the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church to offer more religious formation programs, noted Sister Luiza Ciupa, S.S.M.I., Director of the Patriarchal Catechetical Institute in Lviv, Ukraine. Read more...


news item 28 Jun 2002 – CNEWA is sponsoring labor intensive programs in Palestine to help people help themselves. Read more...


news item 28 Jun 2002 – Brother Vincent Malham, F.S.C., President of Bethlehem University, reported that the damage sustained by the school during the recent fighting is not a major concern. Read more...


news item 28 Jun 2002 – Msgr. Stern briefed a preselected group of donors on CNEWA activities on 25 April. Read more...