Lindisfarne Priory Holy Island, England

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On this tidal island off the northeast coast of England, a monastery was founded in the 7th century by St. Aidan of Iona. Today it is in picturesque ruins.

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55.669381° N, 1.801243° W

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References & Resources

  1. Painted Labyrinth: The World of the Lindisfarne Gospels
  2. The Lindisfarne Gospels and the Early Medieval World
  3. The Lindisfarne Gospels
  4. The Lindisfarne Gospels: Society, Spirituality, and the Scribe
  5. The Holy Island of Lindisfarne

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Lindisfarne Priory (Holy Island, England)
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April 11, 2015