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St. Columba

June 9

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An event every year that begins at 12:00am on of June, repeating indefinitely

(521-597)

St. Columba got into a fight with another monk, St. Finnian, over who owned a book; the fight led to a battle in which many men died. In sorrow, Columba sailed to a lonely island called Iona; the monastary he founded there is famous worldwide.

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June 9
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