Fr Padraig O Maille, SPS
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Fr Padraig O Maille, SPS


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Track 1: Growing up in Louisburgh, Co Mayo in the 1930s. He talks about his education and joining the Kiltegan Fathers. Track 2: His appointment to the diocese of Calabar in Nigeria, where he taught, promoted drama and his involvement in politics. Track 3: Appointed to the Northern Provence of Malawi, learning the local language, pastoral work. A vivid account of the political tension in 1978, being deported, returning to Ireland to teach in a seminary in Co Carlow.

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Disk, MP3

Audio series:

IMU Missionary Stories Project


160 kbps

Download time limit:

48 hours

File size(s):

8.13 MB, 14.51 MB, 10.15 MB, 46.06 MB

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A Missionary in Nigeria and Kenya

Recorded by:

Maurice O'Keeffe – Irish Life and Lore