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Recollections of Early School Days by Brother Bede

 
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Recollections of Early School Days by Brother Bede
by Jackie Petrie - Wednesday, 23 August 2017, 10:56 AM
 

The community life of the Marist Brothers was very similar to that of Brothers elsewhere in Australia at that time.

We rose with or without alacrity at 5:25am to the sound of a bell and the call of “Laudetur Jesus Christus” to which muffled replies from various rooms was supposed to be, “Et Maria mater eius. Amen”.