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St AIDAN-OF-LINDISFARNE

Christian Saint

Bishop of Lindisfarne

Originally a monk from Iona, he was chosen by King Oswald to spread the word in Northumbria.

His rise to bishop was in good time to miss the marauding Danes who did not arrive until after his earthly departure.

St AIDAN-OF-LINDISFARNE FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : AIDAN-OF-LINDISFARNE
Location : Worldwide Christianity
Gender : Male
Type : saint
In charge of :
Celebration or Feast Day : August 31st
Birth and Death Dates : 484-651
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : None known
Popularity index : 167

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Article last updated on 23 January 2013 by the Godchecker Team.
Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

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