Middle East


January 31, 2000

As the wife of a U.S. diplomat, Jerri Bird has lived in places throughout the Mideast where the tensions of war or near-war permeated every part of daily life. It was hard to live with. While the culture at each post was wonderful to discover and learn about, and the people often were...

June 6, 1997

As secretary general of the worldwide Anglican Communion, based in London, the Rev. Canon John L. Peterson, the former dean of St. George's College in Jerusalem, has in one sense never left the Middle East behind.

The struggles for peace in that troubled region...