How Did Celtic Christian Monasticism Contribute to the Life of the Church?

By Tim Yau (Essay written in 2006 as a 1st Year Ordinand  at Cambridge, U.K.)

 

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Photo: "Skellig Michael" Copyright Irish Tourist Board.

Image: portion of illuminated manuscript page from "The Book of Kells."Image: Upper part of a Celtic Cross.    Index: _________________________________________________

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Text of "How Did Celtic Monasticism Contribute to the Life of the Church?" Copyright 2007 Tim Yau. World rights reserved. (Used by permission).

Photo of Skellig Michael Copyright Irish Tourist Board.  Photo of lone monk, and Layout, Copyright 2007 S.G.P. All rights reserved. 

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Photo: a lone monk of The Prayer Foundation in a wooded area.