Sister testifies before House Committee

We have family in Iraq

Sister Diana Momeka, OP (Dominican Sisters of St. Catherine of Siena, Iraq) testified today, May 13, in a hearing before the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Foreign Affairs, on the ongoing displacement and persecution of Christians in Iraq. The hearing was titled “Ancient Communities Under Attack: ISIS’s War on Religious Minorities.” The full text of her statement is available on the committee’s web site. The video of the hearing is also available via C-SPAN.