School: St Bridget's (roll number 13854)

Doire Mhór, Co. Mhaigh Eo
Máire Uí hOistín
The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0138D, Page 13_004

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  1. When Our Lord was running from the soldiers, He passed through a field where some men were sowing oats. As he passed some of His Blood fell on the soil and the oats sprung up ripe.
    Next day a robin saw the soldiers so he laid his breast on every drop of blood and covered them up. As the soldiers were passing they asked the robin did he see a man passing by. He answered truthfully that he did not see any
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    Transcribed by a member of our volunteer transcription project.
    Peigí C. Ní Oistín