from ONE

A Renaissance in Georgia
by Molly Corso
(From ONE magazine January 2011)
Youth discover Georgia’s ancient sacred sounds

Orthodoxy Renewed
text by Victor Sonkin with photographs by Julia Vishnevets
(From ONE magazine March 2010)
Russia’s church wrestles with a changing society

Rebuilding a Sure Foundation
by Nicholas Seeley with photographs by Joseph Zakarian
(From ONE magazine July 2010)
Jordan’s Orthodox schools regain their former standing

Profiles
by Michael J.L. La Civita
(From ONE magazine September 2009)
The Orthodox Church of Georgia

Rooted in Wood
by Jacqueline Ruyak with photographs by Andrej Bán
(From ONE magazine May 2008)
Exploring Slovakia’s wooden churches

Pontifical Mission at 50: Teaming Up in Lebanon
by Marilyn Raschka
(From Catholic Near East July – August 1999)
Concern for the environment underlies our village revitalization program in Lebanon.

Jerusalem’s Hidden Treasure
text and photographs by George Martin
(From Catholic Near East September – October 1999)
A historic church marks the site where Peter heard the cock crow thrice.

Sprouts from the Ashes
text and photographs by George Martin
(From Catholic Near East November – December 1999)
New life from old roots – the Russian Orthodox Church overcomes the challenges of post-Communist Russia.

Rebirth in Romania
text and photographs by George Martin
(From Catholic Near East November – December 1998)
Greek Catholics in post-Communist Romania rebuild their once-outlawed church.

A Church Transformed
text by Father Denis J. Madden
photographs by Joel Fishman
(From Catholic Near East March – April 1997)
The events surrounding the unveiling of the newly restored dome of the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem.

A Turning Point for Christendom
by Brother Donald Mansir, F.S.C.
(From Catholic Near East March – April 1996)
The dome of the Church of the Holy Sepulchre undergoes a much needed face-lift.

Three Continents, Three Women, One Calling
by Michael J.L. La Civita
(From Catholic Near East July – August 1996)
Three women iconographers from Ethiopia, Jerusalem and Boston discuss their philosophy and work in resurrecting sacred art.

An Ugly Duckling Called Zaidel
text and photographs by Marilyn Raschka
(From Catholic Near East November – December 1996)
A profile of a Syrian village that is a diamond in the rough.

Thessalonica: The Community of Faith Lives On
text and photos by Margot Granitsas
(From Catholic Near East Summer 1987)
Thessalonica’s active churches confirm Paul’s assertion that God’s message “is still a living power among you who believe”

Fulfilling a Tradition
by Jerry Patterson
photos by Jeff Graves
(From Catholic Near East Magazine Summer 1985)
St. Joseph’s Ukrainian Catholic Church in Chicago undergoes a face-lift.

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Picture of the Day: Reviving the Jordan River
In this 2005 photo, a couple admire the late afternoon view of the the King Talal dam on the Zarqa River, the second largest tributary of the Jordan River. (photo: Greg Tarczynski)