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Apr 13, 2017

French answer to heresy in Wales

Llanarmon in the Ceiriog Valley, near Wrexham, is one of many places in Wales named after a 5th-century bishop of Auxerre, France. St Garmon came to Wales in 429AD to ...

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counter the heresy of Pelagianism. Some have suggested that an earth mound inside St Garmon's churchyard in Llanarmon is a prehistoric burial mound on which Garmon stood to preach. For more on this story, scan the HistoryPoints QR codes on the church noticeboard with your mobile. Or click here