Episode 14 – Fr Matthew in Paulstown

In the mid 1800s Fr Theobald Matthew traveled all over Ireland encouraging temperance. He came to Paulstown twice in the 1840s and a plaque commemorating his visit can be found over the old school building. In the following piece we hear from Fr John McEvoy, former parish priest of Goresbridge and Paulstown who fills us in on events around that time

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