Our World

news item 01 Jan 1994 – It would be impossible for the Congregation for the Eastern Churches to exist without Catholic Near East Welfare Association, said Achille Cardinal Silvestrini, the congregation’s prefect. Read more...


news item 01 Jan 1994 – Catholic Near East Welfare Association has served the people of the Near East for almost 70 years. Read more...


news item 01 Jan 1994 – While visiting the United States last autumn, Karekin II, the Armenian Apostolic Catholicos of Cilicia, invited senior members of our Association’s staff to his prelacy in Manhattan. Read more...


news item 01 Jan 1994 – The annual board meeting of the Institute for Social and Economic Policy in the Middle East of the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University was held in New York in November. Read more...


news item 01 Jan 1994 – The Rev. Denis Madden has been appointed director of our Pontifical Mission’s Jerusalem office. Read more...


news item 01 Jan 1994 – In early December, our advisory committee completed the third meeting of its inaugural year. Read more...


news item 01 Jan 1994 – The Rev. Giuseppe Nazzaro, O.F.M., Custos of the Holy Land, visited our New York office in late October. Read more...


news item 01 Jan 1994 – We mourn the death and celebrate the life of Mrs. Mary Agnes Callahan. Aggie was remarkable for her generosity and concern for the needy all over the world, including major support of our Association. Read more...