Welcome to Season 1, Episode 18 of the Letter from Ireland Show. In this episode we look at two stories about Irish religion that may surprise you – the first about a religion leaving Cork for North America and the second about a religious community that came to County Limerick.
We are delighted to bring you Episode 18 of The Letter from Ireland Show – a weekly podcast that goes out each Thursday from our cottage in County Cork. Tune in to this episode – and dive straight in to a bit of Irish caint, ceóil agus craic (conversation, music and craic!).
In this episode, Carina reads two of our letters from Ireland. First up, she shares a the story of how the idea for a Quaker colony in Pennsylvania may have originated in Ireland in “From Cork to Pennsylvania”. She then moves on, brave woman, to share the story of how a group of religious refugees set up home on in County Limerick. The second letter is called “From the Banks of the Shannon”.
You can listen to the show on your computer/smartphone by clicking on the play button (the triangle with the circle around it) below. You can also download the show onto your computer by clicking on the download button. Enjoy!
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Slán for now,
Mike and Carina.
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