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said his portlyfigure, so charmed the semi-barbarous Manx, that they requested him to be consecrated their bishop.
1 From Custom to Rule: The Mechanisms of Authority in the
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.
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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The following is a summary of William of Newburgh's account of the life of Bishop Wimund.
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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.
Notes 12-23 Chronicle, Manx Soc vol 22

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