St Oswald

ST. OSWALD – King of Northumbria and martyr. The son of Ethelfrith, King of Northumbria. Oswald fled to Scotland, when Edwin seized the kingdom in 616, and became a Christian at Iona. On Edwin’s death in 633 he and his family, like other royal exiles, returned to Northumbria. Cadwalla ruled Northumbria for a year before … Continue reading St Oswald