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Just wondering…

By Sister Hilary Lyons.  What was Mary doing that evening/morning - setting a fire, chopping vegetables, mending clothes, cleaning up in their hut…  when the place lit up  around her and a voice said: “Hail Mary full of grace you are very blessed by God!”  Mary was startled by other-world contact as we all are, but the voice was soft and reassuring as she heard, “Don’t be afraid Mary, you are going to conceive and bear a son. He will be great, - Son of God… reign for ever... House of Jacob … throne of David…Son of the most High!” 

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Good bye to Hunger

By Sister Nora McNamara mshr. The farmers reporting on the yam-sett project in Igala, Idoma and Tiv, in Benue and Kogi States, said it in these few amazing words:  “This is bringing an end to hunger.”  It is not often that any project brings such a positive reaction, but this is what the participants say about the AYMT project.

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Embracing Peace in North East Nigeria

By Sister Franca Onyibor mshr. Franca describes efforts to sow seeds of peace using the skills of Non-Violent Communication in North East Nigeria, where the Boko Haram conflict has been tearing communities apart.  She and her colleague, Duke, meet and listen to people on both sides.

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