- Category: Women with Women
- Published: Monday, 21 October 2019 19:33
Pope Francis proclaimed an Extraordinary Missionary Month in October 2019 and placed it under the theme "Baptized and sent: the Church of Christ in mission in the world". He invites all the baptized to live this time in four dimensions: the encounter with Jesus, missionary witness, formation in mission and missionary solidarity.
Throughout this month we invite you to discover some missionary testimonies of the Missionary Sisters of Our Lady of Africa.
Today, we present to you the portrait of Sr. Marie André du Sacré Coeur who lived her missionary life as a woman apostle for the defense of women's rights.
"Breaking down the Wall of Women's Silence: More and more African women are realizing that it is time to put an end to just lamenting their sad lot.
The Missionary Sisters of Our Lady of Africa, participated in the founding and formation of 22 African religious congregations. The story of a great adventure !