Saint Columba of Cornwall

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Convert who became Christian when the Holy Spirit appeared to her in the form of a dove; hence, the name Columba, meaning dove. Martyred by the king of Cornwall. Two parishes in Cornwall are dedicated to her, but no other information has survived.

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Columba of Cornwall“. Saints.SQPN.com. 10 November 2013. Web. 30 July 2014. <>