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OTTAWA – There was a killer at the door when Immaculée Ilibagiza discovered how much trust she had in God.
The author and survivor of the 1994 Rwandan genocide recounted her harrowing and inspiring tale as one of the featured speakers at Rise Up, a national five-day young adult conference held Dec. 28-Jan. 1 by Catholic Christian Outreach (CCO).Ilibagiza shared how she found God in the midst of Rwanda’s darkest hours. As Hutu murderers went on a bloody rampage, Ilibagiza hid in the bathroom of a Protestant pastor’s house with seven other women for 91 days. When killers came to inspect