School: Scoil na mBráthar Sligeach (Sráid na Céibhe) (roll number 16585)

Quay Street, Co. Sligo
An Br. Ó Cearbhaill
The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0161, Page 162

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  1. A beggar woman called at a Priest's House one day begging for alms. The Priest gave her some buttered bread and when he had done so he enquired of her if she knew any prayers. To which she answered no. he began to teach her the Lord's Prayer and started off with "Our Father who art in heaven. She then enquired if he was her Father as well as his. he answered yes to which she said "Well God sees this little piece of Bread and Butter you gave me and you my Brother
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    Mr Devins
    John Street, Co. Sligo