Carey, John





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Carey, John, “Varieties of supernatural contact in the Life of Adomnán”, in: Carey, John, Máire Herbert, and Pádraig Ó Riain (eds.), Studies in Irish hagiography: saints and scholars, Dublin: Four Courts Press, 2001. 49–62.

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“Varieties of supernatural contact in the Life of Adomnán”
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John Carey (ed.) • Pádraig Ó Riain (ed.) • Máire Herbert (ed.), Studies in Irish hagiography: saints and scholars (2001)
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49–62
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2001
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AdomnánAdomnán
(fl. c.628–704)
Adomnán mac Rónáin was abbot of Iona (r. 679–704) and author of the Latin Life of St Columba and an account of the holy places of the Near East (De locis sanctis). He is credited with the proclamation of the Lex innocentium or Cáin Adomnáin at the Synod of Birr.
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