Sr Joan Shanahan, OP
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Sr Joan Shanahan, OP


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Track 1: Growing up in Ballinagare, Co Offaly. Entering the Dominican Sisters, profession and in 1973 going to Portugal to live with the Dominican community and teach in the Portuguese Secondary School there. Track 2: She travelled to Buenos Aires in Argentina in 1988 on a sabbatical year and returned in 1989 to work with the poor. Track 3: The history of the Dominican Sisters in Argentina and Latin America and her change of view about how missionary work should be conducted.

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IMU Missionary Stories Project


160 kbps

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48 hours

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15.15 MB, 20.69 MB, 3.76 MB

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A Missionary in Argentina

Recorded by:

Maurice O'Keeffe – Irish Life and Lore