When Oswald 1 asked the Irish for a bishop to minister the word of faith to him and his people, a man of harsh disposition (Anonymous 213) was first sent.
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(King of the Northumbrians, 634-642)
(Man of harsh disposition sent by the Irish to Oswald 1, before they sent Aidan 1) : He preached for some time unsuccessfully and then returned to his own land. He blamed the people to whom he had been sent for being intractable, obstinate, and uncivilized.