Earliest Christian Mission in Scandinavia

A large Viking manor has been found near the ancient town of Birka in Lake Mälaren.

1.20.2017

CHR Comment: Birka was the location of the earliest church (AD 831), a site from which further mission work spread. The community also traded with Byzantine Christians.

Source: Spectacular Viking manor discovered near Birka – The Local

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