The Celtic Church


ISBN: 9781904242925
Publisher: Colourpoint Books
Subject: Religious Studies
Dimensions: 232x180mm
Cover: Paperback
Illustration: Black and white
Pages: 344

The Celtic Church

Origins and Growth
By Anne Hughes


RRP: £18.00


This title is now out of print. There will be a second edition available later this year. See link below.

This book covers CCEA A level Religious Studies Units AS 5 and A2 5. This resource explores the origins of the Celtic Church in Ireland and the beginnings of its missionary outreach as well as the development and impact of the Celtic Church in the 5th, 6th and 7th centuries. The book clearly explores the modules, helping students develop the relevant knowledge and understanding of the topics and the connections between different elements of their course of study. In addition each chapter includes tasks, questions and practice essay titles of exam standard as well as activities highlighting the new requirement to link in other aspects of human experience.

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Areas explored

> AS 5 - The Origins and Mission of the Celtic Church: Background to The Mission of Patrick; The Work of Patrick; The Beginnings of Monasticism in Ireland; The Penitentials; Missionary Outreach in Britain

> A2 5 - The Development and Impact: The Historical Patrick; Development of Celtic Monasticism; Celtic Hagiography; Aspects of Missionary Outreach; Issues of Controversy

> Glossary and index

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