Tag: 7th Century

St Columban

ST. COLUMBAN Feast: November 23 This great missionary abbot founded monastic centers in France, Switzerland, and Italy that became centers of evangelization and learning for the whole area. He was a monk of the monastery of...

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Start of Islam

Taken from: What Every American Needs to Know About the Qur’an -A History of Islam & the United States By William J. Federer  In 610 AD, at age 40, Mohammed tried to convert those who came to worship Mecca’s 360...

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