School: Coillte Críotáin

Erris, Co. Roscommon
Nóra Nic Aodhgáin
The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0236, Page 346

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    Church built in Boyle, Saint Patrick came to consecrate it. During the Mass Saint Patrick found he had no paten and he wanted to stop the Mass. But Attracta prayed and a golden disc came down from heaven and rested on her shoulders She gave it to Patrick.
    She died in the sixth century.
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