Explaining Their Mission
Full title: Society of St. Patrick for Foreign Missions
Creator / Author: [The Society]
Item Type / Page count: Booklet / 36p
When Published: c1930
Publisher / Place of Publication: Society of St. Patrick for Foreign Missions / House of Our Lady of Africa, Kiltegan, Co. Wicklow.
About: St. Patrick’s Missionary Society was founded in the late 1920’s. This booklet from around 1930 introduces the Society and provides examples of missionary work. St. Patrick’s continues to operate from its base in High Park, Kiltegan in West Wicklow.
ID number(s): None
Chapters: Archbishop Hinsley on the new Society — Letter from Bishop Cullen, Kildare — Why the Missionary Society of St. Patrick was Founded — Nature and aim of our new Society / Father Whitney — Leaves from a Missionary’s diary — At the central Mission Station of Eke: the late Father Tom Mulvany.
Extra #1: Includes several black & white photographs.
Extra #2: Check Libraries Ireland for this publication.
Extra #3: Link to the St. Patrick’s Missionary Society website