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date: 17 September 2019

Scotland, Christianity in. 

Source:
The Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church
Author(s):
F. L. CrossF. L. Cross, E. A. LivingstoneE. A. Livingstone

In the early Middle Ages the territory of what is now Scotland was occupied by four different nations. The earliest evidence for Christianity is a number of inscribed monuments of the 5th and 6th cents. in the British area of SW Scotland at sites such as Kirkmadrine (Wigtownshire). The early Christian centre at Whithorn, ... ...

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