The 4 Apostles of Britain. To describe the stories of the 4 Apostles of Britain To evaluate their importance and why people listened to their preaching. What are some key facts about him? Bullet point them. What do you like about this Saint?
To describe the stories of the 4 Apostles of Britain
To evaluate their importance and why people listened to their preaching
What do you like about this Saint?
**Do you think that if someone has done something bad in their life, they cannot be as great a Saint as someone who has not?
From a poem by St Columba
“Delightful to me to be on an island hill, on the crest of a rock, that I might often watch the quiet sea;
That I might watch the heavy waves above the bright water, as they chant music to their Father everlastingly.”
Design a poster to advertise his coming to your town, so people will come and listen to him.
St David - Wales
St Augustine - England
St Patrick - Ireland
St Columba - Scotland
Meanings in Celtic Art
KnotworkInterlace - the interconnection of life and humankind's place within the universe. Common knots include the Trinity knot
Spirals- usually reflects personal spirit, and an individual's attainment of balance in the inner conciousness and outer self. May also represent the cosmos, heavens, and water (waves).
A common spiral type pattern would be the Triskel, thought to represent the Holy Trinity
Maze and Step Patterns - an individual's journey through life (as in through a labyrinth), their path of experiences and learning.
Zoomorphics (animals)– Hounds - loyaltyLions - nobility, strengthSnakes - rebirth (Dragon or serpent designs may be interpreted the same as snakes)Birds - purity (peacocks) or nobility (eagles)Salmon - knowledgeBull - strengthBoar - ferocity, strength