Event: Correspondence, Education/teaching, Praying, RequestAlcuin 1.letter to Æthelberht 10 seeking prayers and urging that teaching be undertaken
||Alcuin 1 sought prayers and urged teaching to be undertaken at St Andrew's.
*The Modern Place is implied.
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(Author, deacon and abbot of Tours, c.735-804) : Alcuin 1 sought prayers for himself from Æthelberht 10 and the congregation of St Andrew's (Anonymi 1876). He urged that the boys and young men (Anonymi 1877) be taught the knowledge of books as a way to God. A place without teachers could scarcely survive.
(Bishop of Whithorn, 777-789; subsequently of Hexham, 789-797)
(Congregation of St Andrew at Hexham (793-795?))
(Boys and young men associated with the congregation of St Andrew, Hexham (793-795?))
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