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St. James’ Sunday Bible Study Lectures

April 19 @ 11:45 am - 1:00 pm

Evangelization of Western Europe

Lecture # 27
April 19, 2020 11:45 am. To 1:00 pm.

In the past few lectures, we have identified important elements in the formation of a Catholic Europe: At the political level, we saw the Frankish conquests and consolidation and the commitment of the Merovingians to Catholicism and to the papacy. At the religious/ cultural level, we saw how Benedictine monasticism fit within the manorial economic system and provided a place for the learning and dissemination of a specifically Catholic culture. In this lecture, we will pull together more firmly and directly three of the main players who together helped make Europe Christian: the monks who worked as missionaries, the kings who either sponsored them or were converted by them, and the popes who commissioned and directed them.

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Date:
April 19
Time:
11:45 am - 1:00 pm
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Venue

St. James Anglican Church
58 Peter Street N.
Orillia, Ontario L3V 6J6 Canada
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Phone:
705-325-2742