Sr Marion Dooley, FCJ
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Sr Marion Dooley, FCJ


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Track 1: Growing up in Bruff, West Limerick, in the 1950s and 60s. Joining the Faithful Companions of Jesus. First appointment to Bunclody, teaching for ten years before her assignment to Indonesia in 1992. Track 2: Arriving on the island of Java. Her destination was Kupang, West Timor. She details her time training teachers there. Track 3: Her experience over the years she was there. Moving to Java again in 1997 to take up postulancy formation, and English teaching. She describes in great detail the injustices suffered by the students and the uprising. Track 4: After studying in Milltown Institute in Dublin for two years, she was reassigned to Myanmar in 2009, where she started a community with two other sisters. She still works with that community.

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Audio series:

IMU Missionary Stories Project


160 kbps

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48 hours

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10.44 MB, 15.17 MB, 11.42 MB, 22.87 MB

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A Missionary in Indonesia and Myanmar for 19 years

Recorded by:

Maurice O'Keeffe – Irish Life and Lore