McNamara, Martin





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McNamara, Martin, The apocrypha in the Irish Church, Dublin: Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 1975.

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The apocrypha in the Irish Church
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Dublin
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Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies
Year
1975
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the church in Ireland
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Mog RuithMog Ruith / Mug Roith / Mug Ruith – Legendary Irish magician from Munster, who was linked in Ireland to biblical and apocryphal traditions, notably as a pupil under Simon Magus and as one responsible for the beheading of John the Baptist. He appears in Irish genealogies as a descendant of Medb and her lover Fergus mac Roích and as an ancestor for Fir Maige Féine, in the area about present-day Fermoy.
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