Early Christian Ireland

Early Christian Ireland

History – Junior Cert

Quick Notes

Early Christian Ireland

Overview:

  • Celtic Ireland had never been conquered by the Romans, but Britain had and when Christianity came to Britain it soon spread to Ireland also
  • Early Christians in Ireland were either captured slaves or recent settlers – missionaries (come to Ireland to convert pagan Celts to Christianity) included Palladius and most famously, St. Patrick
  • St. Patrick was captured from Wales in Roman Britain by Niall of the Nine Hos...

Sign In To View

Sign in or sign up in order to view resources on iRevise

Sign In Create An Account