Event: Ascetic practices/fasting/resisting temptation, Penance, Religious practiceAdomnán 1.penance
||Adomnán 1 gave himself up entirely to penitential tears and holy vigils and austerity.
Primary Source Info
|Date from Source
||After Adomnán 1 had confessed his sin to an Irish priest
*Adomnán 1 ate only on Sundays and Thursdays.
Persons associated with this Event:
(Abbot of Iona, born c.628; d.704) : As the priest (Anonymous 260), who had assigned him the penance went back to Ireland and then died, he continued his penance which became a habit of life.