Iona Abbey Iona, Scotland

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The Irish missionary St. Columba established a monastery on the island of Iona in 563 AD, from which Celtic Christianity spread throughout Scotland. Today it hosts the ecumenical Iona Community.

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318738
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Postcode
PA76 6SQ
Coordinates
56.334003° N, 6.393700° W
Phone
01681 700 512

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Iona Abbey (Iona, Scotland)
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April 11, 2015