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Ethiopian Orthodox women arriving for prayer in Asita, Ethiopia
January 6, 2014

Arriving for Prayer

Wrapped in white to symbolize purity, women arrive for prayer at an Ethiopian Orthodox church in Asaita. An increasing number of Christians from Ethiopia’s highlands come here to work on farm plantations.

See more pictures from the December 2013 feature story “To Walk the World.”

Photograph by John Stanmeyer, National Geographic

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