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The Black Presence in the Bible: Uncovering the Hidden Ones
Originally Posted: 02/21/2014 - 11:22am | Type: Blog

The Bible is a multicultural book. This statement may sound controversial but archeology, history, and the text prove it to be true. “Princes shall come out of Egypt; Ethiopia ...

Weaving a Hopeful Future
Originally Posted: 01/30/2013 - 10:21am | Type: Blog

In the West, machines do most of the commercial weaving, not people. In Ethiopia, and elsewhere in the developing world, handloom weaving is most often an occupation for men and one that isn't usually her ...

Fowler woman's trip to Ethiopia sparks desire to make a difference
Originally Posted: 01/16/2013 - 4:45pm | Type: Press

November 25, 2012 Sojo in the News Kathleen Lavey ...

Smell. Sip. Sacrament.
Originally Posted: 11/13/2012 - 2:21pm | Type: Blog

In coffee ceremonies back in Africa, the beans were ground by hand with a mortar and pestal. They’d be uneven. Chunky. When steeped, the coffee needed to be sieved over and over to make the final product perfe ...

'Ǎhk-Toong Bāy-Bi Covered': New U2 Album Aids Victims of East Africa Famine
Originally Posted: 11/17/2011 - 5:28pm | Type: Blog

All of the proceeds from the album, 'Ǎhk-Toong Bāy-Bi Covered,' featuring Patti Smith, Snow Patrol, Depeche Mode, Jack White, The Fray and others covering U2's famous 1991 album 'Achtung Ba ...

Cradle of Life
Originally Posted: 04/06/2011 - 7:29am | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger Brian Bolton With 35, With 35,000 churches and monasteries and 500,000 clergy in Et ...

Peaceable Kingdom Sighted
Originally Posted: 07/03/2014 - 10:36am | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger Jodi Hochstedler In our ongoing coverage of the bovine peace movemen ...