ONE is the official publication of CNEWA. A bimonthly magazine published in English and German, ONE introduces its readers to the rich heritage and culture of the Middle East, Northeast Africa, India and Eastern Europe, emphasizing not what divides but what unites. It is all about one God, one world, one family and one church.

Winter 1982


The Refuse(d) Communities
With the aid of a dedicated sister from Cairo, a destitute group known as the garbage people receive the help they desperately need.
by Jeannette Isaac; photos by John Isaac

The Story Behind the Veils
The ancient practice of wearing a veil survives in many cultures.
by Caroline Stone; photos by Leon V. Kofod

Angels on Wheels
A new vehicle for the Sisters of Charity of St. Vincent de Paul in Lebanon provides invaluable support for handicapped children.
by Regina J. Clarkin; photos: CNEWA files

Heaven on Hearth
A photoessay on the divine liturgy of the Byzantine rite.
by Rev. Romanos V. Russo

A Monastery Built on Faith
At the site of the Burning Bush a monastery stands as a monument to the Divine.
by Marel Brown