Photos of the Week – Dominicans from 25 countries gather in Bogota

Above from left: Sister Lenore Toscano, Sister Diane Capuano, Lyamar Rodriguez, Siser Jenn Schaaf, Br. Francis Orozco, Andy Abberton, Sean Mundy, Mike Malinowski, Sister Gina Fleming, Sister Mary Soher, and Kevin Sullivan.


International Dominican Youth Movement

From as far away as Nigeria, the Philippines, Poland, and the United States, Dominican Young Adults, friars, sisters and laity gathered for the 12th International Dominican Youth Movement in Bogota, Colombia in July. The theme of this year’s conference was “Soy Yo En Persona! (LC 24,39).” Twenty-five countries were represented at the meeting. Read stories by Sister Gina Fleming, OP (Amityville), and Br. Francis Orozco, OP (St. Martin de Porres). Sister Jenn Schaaf, OP (Blauvelt) also wrote about her experience of the event in her blog.