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Coifi


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King Edwin’s chief (pagan) priest, he became a proponent of Christian conversion in Northumbria, c.625, according to Bede’s Historia ecclesiastica. Having counselled King Edwin to acknowledge Paulinus’ Christian teachings, Coifi ...

Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).


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