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Holy ways of Wales

by Green, James

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Published by Y Lolfa Cyf. in Talybont, Ceredigion, Wales .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementJim Green.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCS 2005/02814 (B)
The Physical Object
Pagination122 p. :
Number of Pages122
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3619453M
ISBN 100862435196
LC Control Number2002392982
OCLC/WorldCa44736214

  The books making up this collection of ancient Welsh books are called The Book of Aneurin, The Red Book of Hergest, The Black Book of Carmarthen and The Book of Taliessin and are what is termed the Four Ancient Books of Wales. Granted they became books in the Norman times but their lineage goes back to pre invasion of Reviews:   With two preschoolers in the house, the concept of the Holy Spirit can be a bit nebulous and daunting to explain. We have found that the easiest way for them to learn is by our recognizing and audibly acknowledging what we call “Spirit Moments”. We used to call these, “God-incidences” or coincidences that could only be divinely inspired.

W HEN I suggested, some time ago, that I did not know that the habit of tying rags and bits of clothing to the branches of a tree growing near a holy well existed in Wales, I was, as I have discovered since, talking in an ignorance for which I can now find no adequate excuse. For I have since then obtained information to the contrary; the first item being a communication received . Holywell, town, historic and present county of Flintshire, northeastern Wales. It is situated near the River Dee estuary. The holy well for which the town is named is on the spot where in the 7th century the head of the Celtic St. Winifred (Gwenffrwd) is said to have fallen when she was.

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