Letters from the Waterford County Borough to hagan and Bishop Hackett
Pontifical Irish College
Waterford County Borough
Hagan, John, 1873-1930
Joan of Arc and Oliver Plunkett celebrated in Waterford Typescript letters from the Waterford County Borough to Hagan and Bishop Hackett of Waterford and Lismore, and a resolution passed by Waterford Corporation: expressions of gratitude to Pope Benedict XV on the occasions of the canonisation of Joan of Arc and the beatification of Oliver Plunkett, 'both of whom were brutally murdered by the English Government'. Pleading that a special form of universal devotion may help end hostilities in the world � 'especially that the persecuted Irish people may be freed from the callous tyranny and military aggression of their cruel, [relentless] and implacable foe, Pagan England'. [21-22 May 1920]
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