Timelines to Visualize History

A Project by the Department of Medieval English Literature and Historical Linguistics, University of Düsseldorf

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Synod of Whitby

At the Synod of Whitby, Church leaders decided in favor of the Roman tradition and calculation of Christian holidays, which was in use in the South, instead of the Irish tradition used in the north. This unification lead to a flourishing church tradition.
Old English Period, Religious, History