The Worlds First Mount Athos Was In Ireland Not Greece

By Stinglehammer - Own work, CC BY-SA 4.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=71875934 Skellig Michael is a 6th century Orthodox monastic site positioned off the coast of County Kerry. It is named Skellig from the ancient Irish language meaning split rock and "Michael" after the Archangel Michael. The actual dating of the monastery is debated but the earliest recorded … Continue reading The Worlds First Mount Athos Was In Ireland Not Greece