Celtic Church | England

British Churches Before Augustine of Canterbury

Three lectures on the earliest period of English Church History, before Augustine of Canterbury’s mission. Rev. G.F. Browne, formerly Professor of Archaeology at the University of Cambridge. My thanks to Book Aid for making this public domain title available for digitisation and to Hel-Hama for the superb SVG image (above). George Forrest Browne [1833-1930], The…

Augustine of Canterbury | Celtic Church | England | Islam | Medieval Missions | St Boniface | St Columba | St Columbanus | St Patrick

Seven Lectures on Medieval Missions by Thomas Smith D.D.

These seven lectures on medieval missions include within their scope material on Clovis and Clotilda, Paternus, Columba, Augustine of Canterbury, Aidan, Columbanus, Brunehilde, Boniface, Willebrord, Anskar and Ramon Llull. They appear on-line thanks to Redcliffe College, who recently asked me to digitise 1,000 mission books from their library. This book is in the Public Domain….

Augustine of Canterbury | Celtic Church | Medieval Missions | St Boniface | St Columba | St Patrick

History of Medieval Missions by George Maclear

George Maclear’s History of the Christian Mission in the Middle Ages records the spread of Christianity in Europe and beyond from 340 to 1520 AD. Along the way he discussed the contributions to mission made by St. Columba, St. Patrick, Augustine of Canterbury and St. Boniface. Works on this period are fairly rare, so it…

Celtic Church | Wycliffe

Patterson’s History of the Church of England

M.W. Patterson’s book A History of the Church of England is now a available for free download in PDF. It covers English Church history from the arrival of the first missionaries up to the Victorian era (when the book was written). The book became public domain last year. M.W. Patterson [1873-1944], A History of the Church of England. London:…