Pentecost Adventures: Fighting Beasts

Brendan and company embarked from the Isle of Birds on Pentecost. After 40 days at sea, they began to be chased by a great sea beast. Brendan's monks were greatly afraid of the beast but Brendan calmed them and told them to have faith in God's protection. As the beast grew so close it began... Continue Reading →

Brendan in the Vernacular

After nearly a year of neglect, its time to get back to blogging on St Brendan the Voyager. I'll be picking up on the church year soon but for now I'd like to look at the vernacular translations of the Navigato Sancti Brendani abbatis. The development of the voyage of Brendan is a complex one... Continue Reading →

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