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Ireland’s origin of Catholicism

Ireland’s origin of Catholicism

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Published by: Lutz Alexander Keferstein on Jun 18, 2012
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He was not born in Ireland but in theGreat Britain (cannot be considered anEnglishmen, because by the time of hisbirth no Saxon had arrived to the Island).He was a Celtic Briton.
Irish Celts attack the bigger island andtake some prisoners to their territory.Among them Patricius.
As a teenager, Patricius flees from theisland and gets to Gaul.
In continental Europe, he witnesses howthe Barbarians are looting the wholeRoman province.
To be safe, he joins a monastery andreceives his first education under theguidance of Bishop of Auxerre,Germanus.
Germanus had been the missionary sentby the Pope to fight Pelagius heressy.
Patricius follows him.

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