[See Types 767 and 915 A. As well as stories of the standard humorous type, there occurs in Ireland a religious tale, which belongs to this category. It tells how a simple boy followed the «straight road» home from church, after hearing the priest advise his flock to follow the straight road in life; later the boy held conversations with holy pictures in the priest’s house.

Result count: 21
  1. A Story

    Once upon a time there lived an Irishman and an Englishman.

    Language
    English
    Collector
    Mike Reilly
  2. Scéal

    Bhí sagart ann aon uair amháin agus níl cuimhne agam anois ca fhad atá sé ó mhair sé. Rinne sé seanamair Domhnach amháin ar gabhail 'un na Flaitheas agus gur bealach cuan, corrach a bhí ann, agus gur bealach leathan fairsing a bhí a gabhail go h-Ifrinn.

    Language
    Irish
    Collector
    Mollaidh Ní Ghallchobhair
    Informant
    Prionsus A Gallchobhair
    Age
    20
  3. Stories

    One day a minister was giving a service in a Protestant Church.

    Language
    English
  4. Story

    Language
    English
    Collector
    Eily Lonergan
    Age
    13
    Informant
    (name not given)
    Age
    40
    Occupation
    farmer