CollectionPapers of Dr Croke
ReferenceSpecial List 170A


28 - Letter from Dr Firby to Croke. The pope has spoken to Dr K. about the Parnell-O'Shea divorce case and is disturbed to know that the Irish are going to allow Parnell to continue as their leader, Home Rule under such a man might be a curse, for 'As a ruler does so will everyone', the whole business is full of dangerous possibilities for the Irish people and the bishops must stand firm on moral grounds, Rome, 25 November.

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Repository NameCashel and Emly Diocesan Archives (RC)
AddressArchbishop's House Thurles County Tipperary
EircodeE41 NY92
Telephone(050) 421-512
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CommentDetails of the archive can be found in the following: Revd Mark Tierney, 'Collectanae Hibernica', 9, 13, 16-20. Revd Mark Tierney, 'Collectanae Hibernica', 11-12. Revd Christopher O'Dwyer, 'Archivium Hibericum', xxxiii and xxxiv.