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Monsignor Lawrence E. Giblin Division One
Broome County, NY

​​Ed Evans' corner

Last Month's Trivia: Which American President was the first to come from Irish ancestry?

Answer: Andrew Jackson was the 7th US President and the first to claim Irish ancestry, holding office from

                  1829 – 1837.

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This Month's Trivia: Who called Guinness “The Wine of Ireland”? 


History:  May 1645 the Irish are sent to hell or to Connaught.

                   May 1916 Tom Clarke, Padraic Pearse, Tomas McDonagh, James Connolly and 13 others are murdered                      by the Brits. 
                                                                                  Language

English: Where is the Catholic church? Protestant? Synagogue? Baptist?

Irish: Ca bhfuil an – sepealCaitliceack? - eaglais Phrotastunach ?- tsionagog? - eaglis bhaisteach? 
Pronunciation: Kaw will on – shaypayle catch lick ah – uglish frotastoonah – chunna gowge – 

 

Have a happy holy New Year to all, God Bless.

Ed & Gloria