This section provides a short description of all the major characters in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.
St. Patrick (Patricius) - The protagonist of this historical work is dispatched to Ireland as the first officially sanctioned missionary in over five hundred years.
St. Augustine of Hippo - In many ways the antagonist in this book, this person invents a doctrine of original sin, which says that any sexual act is inherently sinful.
Augustine of Canterbury - This person is sent to Britain by Pope Gregory I to baptize the king of Kent.
Ausonius - This person is a fifth-century poet from Bordeaux in the province of Gaul.
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