Sister Dede Byrne

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Early morning in Kabul.

A doctor begged a religious sister for help. Last week, she and her family escaped Afghanistan.

Feb 17, 2022

By Jonah McKeown

When Sister Deirdre "Dede" Byrne picked up the phone in December 2021, a young man on the other end of... Read more

Sister Dede Byrne speaks at the 2020 Republican National Convention. Screenshot.

In Sr. Deirdre Byrne RNC speech, CNN translates ‘pro-life’ as ‘anti-abortion’

Aug 28, 2020

The Spanish-language broadcast of a Catholic sister’s speech at the Republican National Convention this week replaced the words “pro-life,” with... Read more

Sister Dede Byrne speaks at the 2020 Republican National Convention. Screenshot.

Full text: Sister Dede Byrne’s speech at the 2020 Republican National Convention

Aug 26, 2020

Sr. Deirdre “Dede” Byrne, POSC, was among the speakers at the 2020 Republican National Convention. Now a Catholic religious sister,... Read more