Tag: orthodox celtic church

Triads of Wales – OCC E-Book Library Content

Herein you may find the English text of the Triads of Wales. (You may also find a copy of the more detailed “Ancient laws of Cambria” (book online in PDF) : containing the institutional triads of Dyvnwal Moelmud, the laws of Howel the Good, triadical commentaries, code of education, and the hunting laws of Wales; […]

On Culdees Implementing the Rule of Chrodegang

Another example of the local independent nature of the Culdees institutions, was shown in their various implementations of the Rule of Chrodegang. Below is a review of the rules themselves. The Chrodegang Rules were based on the Benedictine Monasticism (which later gained a broader implementation in the schools of the Culdees). We know some local […]

King Gregor, Founder of the MacGregor’s Clan, Protector of the Culdees

Giric, King of Scots, of Northern Pictland, Fortune (AKA King Gregor, or “Gregory the Great”) Mural at Edinburg Castle (1 of 2 depicting Eochaid and Giric at the center) Royal Protector of the Culdees, Founder of the Pictish Clan Dynasty of the MacGregors Giric or Gregor mac Dungal was crowned as King of the Scots […]

The Cele Dei Litany from Dunkeld

The Cele Dei Litany from Dunkeld translated by Peter Farrington A litany used at the ancient monastery of Dunkeld, which was accustomed to be sung together at public processions of the Keledei, called Culdees. This Litany is published in Latin in the Appendix to Kalendars of Scottish Saints by Alexander Penrose Forbes, Bishop of Brechin, […]

Short Review: “The Culdee Church of Ireland and Scotland” by Dr Moore

Free PDF book on British Israel and the Celtic Church, as widely understood 150 years ago. Note: Attn Priory of Salem students, don’t forget to send in your book reviews and keep on top of past readings. Best to send in your book reviews or summaries on a regular basis to stay in good standing. […]

A. D. 906. Special Mission of Scotland – Synod of Scone – A Tenth Century Reformation.

A most telling Chapter on the role the Culdees played in all churches of North West Europe. HISTORY OF THE SCOTTISH NATION by J.A. Wylie VOLUME 3 CHAPTER 6 A. D. 906. SPECIAL MISSION OF SCOTLAND- SYNOD OF SCONE- A TENTH CENTURY REFORMATION. GOING aside from the noise of battles, let us withdraw for a brief space into […]

Annals of the Kingdom of Ireland by the Four Masters, Online and Print Versions

Volumes 1-7 of the Annals of the Kingdom of Ireland by the Four Masters.  From the Orthodox Church of the Culdees library. The online versions. We can also suggest publishers of enhanced printed versions if you inquire.  Here you may find all seven volumes in one place. For those who want to know the meat […]

Happy St Columbanus Day (Irish Apostle of Europe)

In commemoration of the great Saint that brought 12 Culdee Irish Priests to Europe, and converted the Continent, let us remember him as we do our standard evening prayers. The Celtic prayer of Saint Columbanus used in the standard (Episcopal) Evening Service: A prayer for light Grant us, Lord, the lamp of charity which never […]

Happy Scottish St Margaret’s Day! Great Time to Witness about The Biblical Saturday Sabbath

Wishing you a Happy Scottish remembrance day of Saint Margaret, from the Orthodox Church of the Culdees. Scottish festival held every November 16th, (A Great Time to Witness about The Biblical Saturday Sabbath) Margretmas! https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saint_Margaret_of_Scotland.                       She arguably accomplished more than any before her to conform the […]

Ministerial Office Chronology of Rev. Dr. Stephen M.K. d’Guelph Brunswick DD ThD PhD.

Our Current Primace Elected 2015-Present Orthodox Church of the Culdees   Rev. Dr. Stephen M.K. d’Guelph Brunswick DD, ThD, PhD. (Main Lines of Apostolic succession found below) The inspirational life testimony of ++ Stephen is a larger topic, however here are the main ministry events in the Orthodox Church of the Culdees in as chronological […]

“Ireland and the Celtic Church” by George Thomas Stokes Pub 1892

Another great book covering the distinct characteristics of our Orthodox Celtic Church: “Ireland and the Celtic Church” download PDF A History of Ireland from St. Patrick to the English Conquest in 1172 By George Thomas Stokes · 1892 The Orthodox Church of the Culdees is a gathering of the Celtic church from East and West. Culdees in […]

Read “Origin of Our Western Heritage” British Israel book Chapter 2 Colonization in the Ancient World

Chapter Two Colonization in the Ancient World           Regarding the establishment of nations, two factors need to be understood.  One is that there have been changes in the location of the races in different places, at different times, in the history of the world. The second factor is that the people who now inhabit the various […]

JUDAH’S SCEPTRE AND JOSEPH’S BIRTHRIGHT pt7

JUDAH’S SCEPTRE AND JOSEPH’S BIRTHRIGHT #7 by Allen (1917) CHAPTER VII. EPHRAIM-SAMARIA-ISRAEL’S IDOLATRY “When I would have healed Israel, then the iniquity of Ephraim was discovered, and the wickedness of Samaria, for they commit falsehood.” (Hosea 7:1.) Here the names of Israel, Ephraim, and Samaria, are used interchangeably for the one kingdom. It bears the […]

Welsh and Celto-Saxon Kings Protecting Glastonbury (and the religion of the Culdees)

A Chapter taken from our booklet on Celtic Ecclesiology, the Married Abbots and Clerics of the Orthodox Culdee. Full text is found at https://celticorthodoxy.com/2017/05/glastonbury-married-cleric-monks/ Welsh and Celto-Saxon Kings Protecting Glastonbury Peace to their shades! the pure Culdees Were Albyn’s earliest priests of God, Ere yet an island of her seas By foot of Saxon monk […]

Saint Brendan(the Culdee)’s Voyage to America in the 6th Century

Today our Church of the Culdees remembers Saint Brendan. Below you’ll find an article on the plausibility of his voyage. One of many such articles. St Brendan was a companion of St Columba, who also prayed for their search for the Isle of the Blessed, exchanged gifts, and supported each other in ministry. They were […]

Happy Feast Day of St. Colman, Another Strong Witness for the Orthodox Christian and Hebrew Calendar

He is one of many Celtic Orthodox witnesses, well known for keeping the correct days (and ways) of keeping the Christian Passover. Saint Colman followed in the original Hebrew and Christian Orthodox (Didascalia) Tradition of Saint Columbanus and the Holy Apostle Saint John. The Ephesian church is well known for holding out for the Biblical […]

Short History of the Orthodox Church of the Culdees, and Our Reestablishment

Short History of the Orthodox Church of the Culdees – TABLE OF CONTENTS – – Short Definition of Culdee –  – The First Century Church – – Numerous British 1st-5th Century Saints – – British Israelites – – Triumphant Christian Israelites – – Orthodox and Israelite Liturgies – – Archbishops and Patriarchs – – Charters […]

PDF: “ECCLESIASTICAL ANTIQUITIES OF THE CYMRY” OR THE ANCIENT BRITISH CHURCH ITS HISTORY, DOCTRINE, AND RITES

More on our Scythian connected tribe of the Cymri(Welsh). Free Book PDF: “ECCLESIASTICAL ANTIQUITIES OF THE CYMRY” OR THE ANCIENT BRITISH CHURCH ITS HISTORY, DOCTRINE, AND RITES Book download link https://www.OrthodoxChurch.nl/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/Eccles-Antiqu-of-The-Cymry.pdf You may also find it in one of our Facebook libraries: https://www.facebook.com/groups/337184059802470/files/ “A very comprehensive book on our church history.” – Abp. Stephen Michael […]