Irish nun receives Oireachtas award

Irish nun receives Oireachtas award Sr Catherine Lillis receives the 7th Oireachtas Human Dignity Award at Leinster House from Ceann Comhairle Seán Ó Fearghaíl (right) with Senator Rónán Mullen who proposed Sr Lilis for the award. Photo: John McElroy.

94-year-old Columban Nun who worked with child victims of drugs in Dublin, directed a medical clinic in Myanmar and helped set up a rehabilitation hospital in Egypt for paralysed soldiers was honoured at a ceremony in Leinster House.

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