Fr Kevin O’Doherty, SPS
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Fr Kevin O’Doherty, SPS


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Track 1: Growing up in Strabane, Co Tyrone in the 1920s, education, entering the St Patrick’s Missionary Society in 1942, his seminarian time there. Track 2: First appointment to Nigeria in 1952; mission in Calabar Diocese. Teaching; language difficulties. Track 3: Moved to Columbanus School in the same Diocese. Other Christian denominations. Track 4: A discussion on establishment of Ikot Expene Diocese and the appointment of Bishop (subsequently Cardinal) Ekandem. Track 5: The 1967 civil war. Pastoral work until 2004.

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Disk, MP3

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IMU Missionary Stories Project


160 kbps

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48 hours

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14.50 MB, 13.31 MB, 10.19 MB, 8.52 MB, 17.13 MB

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A Missionary in Kenya and Rwanda

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Maurice O'Keeffe – Irish Life and Lore