UN Briefing ‘Divine blessings’: Meeting Dominican sisters in Africa

un_africa_smSister Margaret Mayce, OP (Amityville), DLC/NGO representative at the United Nations, recently returned from Nairobi, Kenya, where she attended the Assembly of Dominican Sisters of Africa May 16–23. She described the visit as just one of the fruits of working closely with DSI over the past few years, in an effort to establish stronger ties between Dominican sisters worldwide and her work as the UN NGO representative. “It was very inspiring to pray and reflect with the sisters regarding their lived reality in Africa, and to witness their deep desire to bring about a fullness of life for their brothers and sisters on the continent,” said Sister Margaret. “They hold dear their identity as Dominicans, and as preachers.” Read more