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By Douglas Dales,Rowan Williams

Scholar, ecclesiastic, instructor and poet of the 8th century, Alcuin might be obvious as a real hidden saint of the Church, of an identical stature and value as his predecessor Bede. His love of God and his snatch of Christian theology have been rendered unique of their inventive influence by means of his presents as a instructor and poet. In his fingers, the very conventional theology that he inherited, and to which he felt certain, took new wings. In that recognize, he needs to rank as the most impressive and influential of Anglo-Saxon Christians, uniting English and continental Christianity in a different demeanour, which left a long-lasting legacy in the Catholic Church of Western Europe. This publication is meant for the final reader in addition to for these learning, instructing or getting to know this era of early medieval historical past and theology in faculties and universities.

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