Fr Christy Burke, CSSp
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Fr Christy Burke, CSSp


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Track 1: Growing up in Ennis, Co Clare in the 1950s. Studies with the Spiritans in Dublin, Fribourg, and Rome up to Vatican II. Track 2: His appointment to Mombasa, Kenya. His time teaching in junior seminary and at a second level school. He discusses formation and chaplaincy. Track 3: In 1974 appointment to study modern theology in Rome. Track 4: Returning to Nairobi in 1977. Pastoral work and teaching in senior seminary and university chaplaincy. From 1994 until 2000 mostly pastoral ministry. The great challenges he met with during turbulent times both in Kenya and in the Church.

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IMU Missionary Stories Project


160 kbps

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48 hours

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Maurice O'Keeffe – Irish Life and Lore