from ONE

Deep Roots in a Fertile Land
text by Marlin Dick
photographs by Armineh Johannes
(From ONE magazine May – June 2004)
Christians cultivate their faith in Syria’s historic breadbasket

From Dust to Life
by Mitchell Prothero
(From ONE magazine March 2008)
An archbishop in Syria works to realize the potential of an arid plain

from Blog Content

Picture of the Day: Christian Roots in a Once-Fertile Land
In 2004, writer Marlin Dick and photographer Armineh Johannes spent a week in the Houran capturing the lives of these Christians who tilled the same soil as their Roman ancestors, inhabited Roman houses and worshiped in ancient Byzantine churches.