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news item 01 Jul 1998 – For decades India’s Syro-Malabar Catholic Church has been divided over the issue of how best to restore its liturgy. Read more...


news item 01 Jul 1998 – On 5 June, Catholic Near East magazine received six awards at the annual meeting of the Catholic Press Association in New Orleans. Read more...


news item 01 Jul 1998 – Meetings with Catholic, Orthodox and Muslim religious leaders and a review of CNEWA-sponsored projects were the focus of a late spring visit to Egypt, Eritrea and Ethiopia by Msgr. Stern and Msgr. Madden. Read more...


news item 01 Jul 1998 – Ordinary people can do extraordinary things. Consider Dennis Manders, a postal worker from Milwaukee. Read more...


news item 01 Jul 1998 – On 19 May, the new Superior General of the Malabar Missionary Brothers, Brother Tom Alen, accompanied by Brother Edwin Kuttickl, visited CNEWA to discuss the community’s work with the poor of India. Read more...


news item 01 Jul 1998 – The dedication of Redemptor Hominis Outpatients’ Clinic, a new facility built by the Holy See in Tbilisi, Georgia, took place amid great jubilation on 5 April. Read more...


news item 01 Jul 1998 – Mar Joseph Kundukulam, 80, retired Syro-Malabar Archbishop of Trichur, Kerala, India, died on 25 April during a visit to a mission station of the Nirmala Dasi Sisters in Wamba, Kenya. Read more...