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- King James Bible: I Timothy, Chapter 3
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- St. Patrick
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- The Seven Deadly Sins
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- THE EXPLOITS OF WIMUND.*
- said his portlyfigure, so charmed the semi-barbarous Manx, that they requested him to be consecrated their bishop.
- Cille Donnain: a late Norse church in South Uist
- passion of the favourite saint of kings claiming descent from the notorious Ivar.
- Kings of Man
- Isle of Man, and appointed Wimund as the first Bishop.
- ELEVEN YEARS OF ARCHAEOLOGICAL RESEARCH AT RUSHEN
- emphasized with the grant to Furness of the right to elect a bishop for the kingdom and with the election of the Manx Cistercian monk Wimund as bishop.
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- Wimund - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
- The following is a summary of William of Newburgh's account of the life of Bishop Wimund.
- Heard at Byland: Wimund's Woes - The Cistercians in Yorkshire
- However, Wimund's reign of terror was checked when one bishop resisted his demands for tribute and, through God's assistance, drove the warlord away.