Monthly Archives: February 10, 2016

Holiness Spelled with a ‘W’

Holiness Spelled with a ‘W’

Christianity is about both wholeness and holiness. It is with this indictment of the Church that we begin our exploration of Celtic Christianity, for Celtic Christianity, if she does nothing else, calls the Church back to wholeness with the emphasis on the “h.” In defense, some Christians claim that Celtic Christianity is infused with paganism… Read more

The Year’s Journey

The Year’s Journey

The Celtic year was a lunar year divided into twelve months, beginning with Samhain, with an occasional extra month to balance out the extra day of the solar year. Months began on the full moon, which is easier to see on cloudy nights. The first century CE Gaulish Coligny Calendar (see chart) observed a 30… Read more