Event: Message-sending, Request
.sending to the Irish for a bishop
sent to the Irish elders (
), requesting them to send a bishop.
Primary Source Info
Date from Source
As soon as
had come to the throne.
Persons associated with this Event:
King of the Northumbrians, 634-642
) : He wanted the English race over whom he ruled to learn the privileges of the faith and receive the sacraments.
Irish elders to whom
sent requiring a bishop
) : The Irish elders sent without delay
Bishop of Lindisfarne and saint, 635-651
) : He was sent to