Adomnán of Iona

Theologian, lawmaker, peacemaker


Jonathan Wooding, editor

Hardback €49.50
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ISBN: 978-1-84682-102-8
July 2010. 336pp.

Introduction
Jonathan M. Wooding

Adomnán and Donegal
Brian Lacey

Adomnán at the court of King Aldfrith
Barbara Yorke

‘Charity with peace’: Adomnán and the Easter question
Clare Stancliffe

Adomnán and the art of teaching spiritual sons
Jennifer O’Reilly

Adomnán and the morality of war
James E. Fraser

Adomnán in medieval Gaelic literary tradition
Thomas Owen Clancy

Adomnán among the bird-hunters: tradition and creativity in ‘Beannachadh Seilg’
Mary Low

The archaeology of writing in the time of Adomnán
Ewan Campbell

Adiutor Laborantium – a poem by Adomnán?
Gilbert Márkus

Adomnán, Arculf and the source material of De locis sanctis
Rodney Aist

The De locis sanctis as a liturgical text
Thomas O’Loughlin

On the circumstances of Adomnán’s composition of the De locis sanctis
David Woods

The structure and purpose of Adomnán’s Vita Columbae
T.M. Charles-Edwards

Adomnán’s Vita Columbae and the early churches of Tiree
Aidan Mac Donald

Adomnán’s voyaging saint: the cult of Cormac Ua Liatháin
Dan Tipp and Jonathan M. Wooding

The anti-Pelagian motif of the ‘naturally good’ pagan in Adomnán’s Vita Columbae
Tomás O’Sullivan

Heavenly apparitions and heavenly life in Adomnán’s Vita Columbae
Katja Ritari

Visions of divine light in the writings of Adomnán and Bede
Stephen Sharman