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Thorlac (Porlakr) of Skalholt (1133–93)

David Hugh Farmer

in The Oxford Dictionary of Saints

Fifth edition

Published in print January 2011 | ISBN: 9780199596607
Published online January 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191727764
Thorlac (Porlakr) of Skalholt (1133–93)

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(1133–93),

bishop in Iceland. Born of an aristocratic family, Thorlac became a priest in his early twenties

Reference Entry.  318 words. 

Subjects: Christianity

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