School: An Clochar, Banada (roll number 11887)

Location:
Banada, Co. Sligo
Teacher:
An tSr M. de Lellis

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Our Lady of Banada

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0173, Page 106

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Sir Rodger Jones mentioned in the last story had six children all of whom entered religious orders except one. Two boys entered the Jesuit Order and the girls entered the Sisters of Charity. Fr. Danial Jones paid a visit to the Pope and secured a miraclous Statue of Our Lady from him. He gave this Statue to his mother to put in Banada Oratory. This Statue is still in Banada Convent Chapel where it receives due veneration.
Master Fredrick Jones the only son who remained in Banada was a bad bay

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Collector
Maggie Walsh
Gender
female
Address
Banada, Co. Sligo
Language
English