Iona Abbey Iona, Scotland 563; c.1200; 1938
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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- Iona Abbey
- 56.334003° N, 6.393700° W
- PA76 6SQ
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