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Mary Jo Leddy

Dr. Mary Jo Leddy is a writer, speaker, theologian and social activist. She is widely recognized for her work with refugees at Toronto’s Romero House. In 1973, she was the founding editor of the Catholic New Times. She is the author of numerous books, including At the Border Called Hope: Where Refugees are Neighbours, Our Friendly Local Terrorist, and The Other Face of God: When the Stranger Calls Us Home. In 1996 she received the Order of Canada. Mary Jo will be writing for the fourth week of Advent about Love/Refugees.