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news item 01 Jun 1994 – During a recent visit to India, Msgr. Robert L. Stern accompanied Benedict Mar Gregorios, the Syro-Malankara Archbishop of Trivandrum, to a village for the consecration of a parish church. Read more...


news item 01 Jun 1994 – While in Ethiopia in early March, Msgr. Stern met with the American ambassador, Mr. Marc Baas, with whom he discussed the work of our Association; Cardinal Paulos Tzadua, who showed a minor seminary in need of repair; and Abuna Paulos, Patriarch of the Ethiopian Orthodox Church, who spoke about his plans for the renovation of Holy Trinity Theological College, recently returned to the church by the government. Read more...


news item 01 Jun 1994 – Since January, the IRS requires that individual gifts of $250 or more to a charity must be documented with a written acknowledgment from the organization. Read more...


news item 01 Jun 1994 – In late March, Barry University in Miami Shores, Fla., sponsored a one-day seminar entitled “The Road to Peace: The Challenge of the Middle East.” Read more...


news item 01 Jun 1994 – A sign of the renewal of the church in Eastern Europe is the participation of the first Hungarian seminary in Our Seminarian Sponsorship program, St. Athanasius Byzantine Catholic Seminary in Nyiregyhaza. Read more...


news item 01 Jun 1994 – Two long-standing friends of our Association, Dr. Wendell Rossman and his wife, Doreen, are contributing both time and funds to support a water purification project in the Ethiopian village of Nura Era. Read more...


news item 01 Jun 1994 – Construction of St. Joseph’s School in Khoronfish, a poor Cairo suburb, was completed in early spring. Read more...


news item 01 Jun 1994 – Earlier this year, our Association provided the Fondazione Giovanni Paolo II with a Substantial grant for the publication of three theological texts in Russian. Read more...