School: Kilcullen (B.)

Location:
Kilcullen, Co. Kildare
Teacher:
Pádraig Ó Broin

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Prayers

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0776D, Page 20_005

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Here is an old but nice prayer,
There are four corners on my bed,
There are four angles overhead,
Matthew, Mark, Luke and John
God, bless this bed that I lie on.
One to sing and one to pray, two to take my soul away,
And if I die before I wake,
I will give my soul for God to take.
The above prayer is varied very much and is said when going to bed

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Collector
Matthew Kelly
Gender
male
Address
Kilcullen, Co. Kildare
Informant
William Barker
Gender
male
Age
55
Address
Kilcullen, Co. Kildare
Language
English