MATTHEWS, BERNARDINA, CORRESP WITH JOHN CARROLL
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Corresp: John Carroll and Mo. Bernardina, Clare Joseph, 1793-1813, 3/1/1793-11/13/1813
File — Box 1: Series Series 1, Folder: 2a
Scope and Contents 3/1/1793: Carroll to Mo. Bernardina: he has written to Mr. Brooke. Tells of a nun from France who wants to teach French for no recompense; she wants to enter Carmel. In his letter to Rome told them of "the sweet odour of your good example" and suggested they educate. Pope received news with "incredible joy." Said that "you were come hither to diffuse the knowledge and practice of religious perfection" and added that, concerning scarcity of labourers, and the "defects of education in these...