Fr Kevin Thomas McManus, OSA
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Fr Kevin Thomas McManus, OSA


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Track 1: Growing up in Dublin in the 1940s and 50s. Joining the Augustinians in 1960. His time as a seminarian. Track 2: Appointment to Nigeria in 1971. Assignment to Iwaro Oka, to teach secondary students. He discusses his days there before he moved to Jos to teach in a seminary. Track 3: Appointment to Rome to teach for eight years. Track 4: In the 1980s, appointment to Ecuador. His involvement in parish work in the province of Manivi after ordination. Other missionaries there, including the Irish Presentation Sisters, with whom he worked closely. He moved to Orange County, California as parish priest to work with Mexican people for eight years.

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IMU Missionary Stories Project


160 kbps

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48 hours

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7.43 MB, 10.73 MB, 8.33 MB, 20.86 MB, 12.03 MB

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A Missionary in Nigeria for five years, Ecuador for 12 years and California for eight years.

Recorded by:

Maurice O'Keeffe – Irish Life and Lore