By Douglas Dales,Rowan Williams

Scholar, ecclesiastic, instructor and poet of the 8th century, Alcuin might be visible as a real hidden saint of the Church, of an identical stature and importance as his predecessor Bede. His love of God and his clutch of Christian theology have been rendered unique of their artistic effect through his presents as a instructor and poet. In his fingers, the very conventional theology that he inherited, and to which he felt certain, took new wings. In that recognize, he needs to rank as probably the most amazing and influential of Anglo-Saxon Christians, uniting English and continental Christianity in a different demeanour, which left an enduring legacy in the Catholic Church of Western Europe. This e-book is meant for the final reader in addition to for these learning, educating or studying this era of early medieval heritage and theology in faculties and universities.

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