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Saint Columba (521 to )
Irish Church
Irish apostle to Scotland.

Birth of Saint Columba, apostle to Scotland. His Irish name, "Colum Cille" means "dove of the church." He may have been partly responsible for the battle of C?l-drebene. Legend says he established his mission at Iona in penance. At any rate, he was instrumental in establishing many churches and converting pagan Scotla


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