Sr Margaret King, PBVM
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Sr Margaret King, PBVM


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Track 1: Growing up in Athenry, Co Galway. Joining the Presentation Sisters in 1957. Assignment to New Zealand in 1967. Track 2: Appointment to Chile in 1981 on the first admission to that country by the Congregation. She discusses putting Liberation Theology into practice with groups. She describes the political situation there. Track 3: Setting the groundwork for a new foundation in Lo Valdivia. Her service to the local people in creating a better awareness and becoming independent. Track 4: Her assignment to a new mission in the north’s desert area, working with indigenous people in Iquique. Track 5: Moving to Santiago, working with the very poor, and the great challenges involved. She explains the great differences between local churches. Returning home after spending 31 years in missionary work.

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IMU Missionary Stories Project


160 kbps

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48 hours

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7.32 MB, 15.97 MB, 8.43 MB, 16.54 MB, 23.98 MB

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A Missionary in Chile and New Zealand

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Maurice O'Keeffe – Irish Life and Lore