Journeys from the Past, Ep.17: Irish Monks & Columba (521-597)
February 15, 2021 | Andy Davis
In this episode, learn about how the Irish monks saved Western civilization, and the warrior monk Columba (521-597AD) and his bold missionary efforts to the bellicose Picts.
In the production of this podcast, Andy referenced these resources:
- How The Irish Saved Civilization: The Untold Story of Ireland's Heroic Role from the Fall of Rome to the Rise of Medieval Europe by Thomas Cahill
- Civilisation by Kenneth Clark