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Story of the Celts: The Celts of Ireland
The Celts of Ireland [ 33 ] The Celts arrived in Ireland by 350 B.C (some say earlier) and they thrive there to this day. A claim might be made that the Celtic Irish are among the world's oldest nationality groups. Despite periods when foreigners tried in...
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish
Who Were the Celts?
The Celts were a group of people that occupied lands stretching from the British Isles to Galatia. The Celts had many dealings with other cultures that bordered the lands occupied by these people, and even though there is no written record of the Celts...
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish
Story of the Celts: Who are the Celts?
The ancient Celts were a group of culturally similar peoples who once occupied most of central and western Europe, north of the Greco-Roman world. Perhaps the most common cultural characteristic of the ancient Celts were the Celtic languages, a branch of the...
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish
Mythic Heroes of Celtic Ireland
The Celtic mythology of Ireland is best summarized as consisting of four broad cycles. This month's article deals with mythic Celtic mortals, figures who populate the stories in the second and third cycles below. Four Cycles of Irish Mythology Foundation...
Saga of Times Past >> Legend and Prehistory
The Twilight of the Celtic Gods
The Milesians, according to myth, were the first Celts to settle in Ireland. This group was named after the eight sons of Mil (some texts say King Milesius); these Gaelic peoples, the myths report, came to Ireland from Spain. Ironically, the first phase of...
Saga of Times Past >> Legend and Prehistory
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
Welcome to the Perthro column of Rune-of-the-Month Club. Perthro is the Rune for the sound represented by the Roman letter “P.” This is the sixth Rune of the second Aett, hence the fourteenth Rune, so we are moving right along! Perthro is the reconstructed...
Divination >> Rune Stones

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Signatures will determine the fate of NDG's St. Columba Church
WATCH ABOVE: St-Columba church in NDG has sat empty for several years, but residents are worried about what will happen if a local developer has his way and demolishes the religious site. Global's Navneet Pall reports.
South Molton beat St Columba for much-needed Tribute Devon One win
Joe Blackford scored two tries in the away victory, which ended a run of four defeats. - See action photos from the derby clash between Ilfracombe and Torrington. Head coach Martin Kingdon was forced to make seven changes because of injury and ...
General Synod passes historic Columba Declaration
Members of the ruling body voted in favour by 243 votes to 50 for the Columba Declaration at the meeting on Tuesday afternoon. There were 49 abstentions. The declaration was leaked just before Christmas which prompted a furious response from the ...
Scottish Primus comments on Church of England General Synod's approval of
"I watched the debate in which the Columba Declaration was approved by the Church of England with a sense of unreality. The Scottish Episcopal Church was like a ghost at the party -- often referred to and talked about but not present.
SMK St Columba shines at innovators' expo
MIRI: Students of SMK St Columba here has brought pride not only to their parents, but also to the country, having staged a commendable performance at the Asian Youth Innovation Awards and Expo 2016 held in Putra World Trade Centre in Kuala Lumpur ...

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