School: Cor na Fola (B.) (roll number 1607)

Location:
Cornafulla, Co. Roscommon
Teacher:
Liam Ó Hannáin

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Prayers

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0271, Page 056

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On Good Friday after noon, the Jews came to spy on Our Lord, with a spear in their hands. His blessed Mother standing by, with a heavy heart and a dismal cry.
Anyone who says this prayer three times by night shall never die in mortal sin, nor the gates of hell They'll never enter.

As I look up as I look down I saw the blessed Virgin Mary coming down, seven Mass Books in her hand, seven priests singing, seven Bells ringing shut the gates of hell open the gates of heaven and let my poor soul inn.
As I lie down on my right side I pray to God to be my Guide. Mathew, Marke, Luke and John. God bless the bed that I lie

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Collector
Thomas O' Neill
Gender
male
Address
Crannagh, Co. Roscommon
Language
English