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Edel Quinn - The messenger of Our Lady

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Edel Quinn - The Messenger of Our Lady (French Version)

Synopsis

ENGLISH SYNOPSIS

Edel Quinn was an Irish laywoman born in Country Cork. She felt a call to religious life but illness prevented it. She helped the poor in the slums of Dublin and caught tuberculosis when she was 29 years old. She became a missionary to East and Central Africa. She died in Kenya and was buried in the Missionaries' Cemetery. Pope Jean Paul II venerated her in December 1994.

FRENCH SYNOPSIS

Edel Quinn était irlandais laïc né à Country Cork. Elle a ressenti un appel à la vie religieuse mais la maladie l'a empêchée de poursuivre cette voie. Durant sa vie elle aide les pauvres des bidonvilles de Dublin et contracte la tuberculose à l'âge de 29 ans. Elle s’engage comme missionnaire en Afrique de l'Est et en Afrique centrale et meurt au Kenya où elle est enterrée dans le cimetière des missionnaires. Le pape Jean-Paul II lui a rendu hommage en décembre 1994.

Format
4:3 - SD
Category
Biography - International Women's Day - Religion
Original Language
French
Year of Production
2008
Tag Words
catholic - Help - Irish - philanthropy - Religion

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