Event: Easter-observance, Education/teaching, Journey, TonsuringEcgberht 6.journey to Iona

Scholarly Info
Description Ecgberht 6 came to Iona from Ireland and was most honourably received. He taught them how to celebrate Easter and to wear the Petrine tonsure.
Year 716
Primary Source Info
Original Text cum uenisset ad eos de Hibernia
Date from Source In the year when Osred 1 died; about 80 years after they had sent Aidan 1 to preach to the English

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