School: Mullach Dubh

Location:
Lisgorman, Co. Leitrim
Teacher:
Pádhraic Ó Blioscáin

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Prayers

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0203, Page 137

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The following prayer is to be said before going to sleep at night.
"As I lie down on my right side, I pray to God to be my guide. There are four corners on my bed there are four angels lying a spread Mathew, Mark, Luke, and John. God bless the bed that I lie on If I die before I wake I pray to God my soul to take and if any evil comes to me the Blessed Virgin awaken me. Mary is the mark Jesus us the flowers and may they all be with me if I die in hour.
Morning Prayer
As I rise from this bed for love of thee Who did'st die on the cross for love of me.
The folling prayer is to said before going to sleep at night.
O Lord I must die I dont

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Collector
Bridie Mc Manus
Gender
female
Address
Boggaun, Co. Leitrim
Informant
Mrs Mc Manus
Gender
female
Age
45
Address
Boggaun, Co. Leitrim
Language
English