Farmington Institute Paper on The Celtic Church in Ireland


This text has been written specifically to assist teachers and students to meet the requirements of CCEA’s GCE Religious Studies AS course on the origins of the Celtic Church in Ireland and the beginnings of its missionary outreach.

Background to the Mission of Patrick

The Work of Patrick

The Beginnings of Monasticism in Ireland

The Penitentials

Missionary Outreach in Britain

Glossary of terms