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Bede

 (bēd) also Bae·da or Be·da (bē′də) Known as "the Venerable Bede." 673?-735.
Anglo-Saxon theologian and historian whose major work, Ecclesiastical History of the English Nation (731), written in Latin, remains an important source of ancient English history. He introduced the method of dating events from the birth of Jesus.

Bede

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(Biography) Saint, known as the Venerable Bede. ?673–735 ad, English monk, scholar, historian, and theologian, noted for his Latin Ecclesiastical History of the English People (731). Feast day: May 27 or 25. Latin name: Baeda

Bede

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Saint ( “the Venerable Bede” ), A.D. 673?–735, English monk, historian, and theologian.
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Then, as he slept, an angel bent down, and taking the pen from the monk's tired fingers, wrote the words, "the Venerable," so that the line ran, "In this grave lie the bones of the Venerable Bede.
Before Your Time HOW my heart overflows with pride, When I think of the venerable Bede, And the teachings and tomes that survived, And the writers this region still breeds.
Around 100 people were expected at the Church of the Venerable Bede to collect their food parcels yesterday until volunteers discovered the hall had been broken into for the second time in less than a week.
673: The Venerable Bede, English historian and scholar, was born in Jarrow.
The school will partner with Venerable Bede CE Academy, in Sunderland, under its plans for the change.
The Venerable Bede (673-735) is remembered mostly as a historian.
Around 350 mourners joined Ruby and her family at the carpet fitter's funeral service at the Venerable Bede Church in Leeds.
Innovation and tradition in the writings of the Venerable Bede.
To test this model, Cisne examined four scientific texts by the Venerable Bede, an 8th-century scholar who is one of the most thoroughly cataloged of medieval authors.
The Venerable Bede tells us that a so-called 'petty prince" Lucius wrote to Elentherius, Bishop of Rome, in the late second century 'to desire to be made a Christian through his instruction, and to have obtained his pious request" (Bede's Eccles.
The venerable Bede wrote: 'Her life fell into two equal parts, for she spent 30 years most nobly in secular occupations, and dedicated the remainder of her life even more nobly to our Lord in the monastic life -such was her good sense that her advice was sought and obtained, not only by ordinary folk in difficulties, but often, too, by kings and rulers.
Officials of the Venerable Bede Church of England Aided Secondary School say the devices--which employ lasers to read the unique patterns in a person's retina--will let the school keep track of menus preselected and prepaid by parents.