On Sat, Jun 26, 2010 at 09:42:10PM +0100, R A Brown wrote: > No, not the opposite direction. It was the Irish that took > to Christianity in a big way and eventually exported it to > Scotland and parts of northern England and also across to > some of the Germanic peoples on the continent (the Irish had > accepted the Roman norms for Easter etc by then), i.e. it > was a lively, vigorous and evangelizing Christianity. An on that very topic: http://www.igp-web.com/carlow/Old_leighlin.htm K. -- Keith Gaughan - [log in to unmask] - http://stereochro.me/ - CF9F6473 It's impossible for words to describe what is necessary to those who do not know what horror means. Horror. Horror has a face, and you must make a friend of horror. Horror and mortal terror are your friends. If they are not, then they are enemies to be feared.