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Fr Robert Fachtna Staunton, MHM

7.0015.00

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Track 1: Growing up in Timoleague, Co Cork in the 1930s and 40s. He discusses his joining the Mill Hill Fathers. After ordination in 1961 he was appointed to Uganda. Track 2: His first mission was to Usuku. He describes the conditions, challenges and pastoral work there. Opening new missions and teaching in the seminary. Track 3: His appointment to teach in Soroti Diocese. His promotional work in the USA in 1977. Track 4: His appointment to Tororo in Uganda in 1984. He discusses the growth of the Church there. He talks about his pastoral work in different locations in Kenya, and setting up a new pastoral care programme for secondary schools. His great health problems with Malaria. His reasons for returning in 1999.

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Description

Track 1: Growing up in Timoleague, Co Cork in the 1930s and 40s. He discusses his joining the Mill Hill Fathers. After ordination in 1961 he was appointed to Uganda. Track 2: His first mission was to Usuku. He describes the conditions, challenges and pastoral work there. Opening new missions and teaching in the seminary. Track 3: His appointment to teach in Soroti Diocese. His promotional work in the USA in 1977. Track 4: His appointment to Tororo in Uganda in 1984. He discusses the growth of the Church there. He talks about his pastoral work in different locations in Kenya, and setting up a new pastoral care programme for secondary schools. His great health problems with Malaria. His reasons for returning in 1999.

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Type:

Disk, MP3

Audio series:

IMU Missionary Stories Project

Bitrate:

160 kbps

Download time limit:

48 hours

File size(s):

12.79 MB, 25.84 MB, 16.74 MB, 16.27 MB

Number of files:

3

Product ID:

CDIMU01-046

Subject:

A Missionary in Uganda and Kenya

Recorded by:

Maurice O'Keeffe – Irish Life and Lore

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