Hughes (Kathleen Winifred)

(1926 – 1977)

Hughes (Kathleen): Early Christian Ireland: introduction to the sources.
London: The Sources of History in association with Hodder and Stoughton, 1972. 320 pp.
Rev. by
Alfred P. Smyth, in StH 13 (1973), pp. 168-171.
Hughes (Kathleen): Synodus II S. Patricii.
In Latin script and letters [Fs. Bieler] (1976), pp. 141–147.
Sims-Williams (Patrick): Thought, word and deed: an Irish triad.
In Ériu 29 (1978), pp. 78–111.
In memory of Kathleen Hughes.

[1.] Explicit statements; [2.] Liturgical allusions; [3.] Allusions in private prayers; [4.] Conclusion. Though not Irish in origin, argues that the use of the formulation thought, word, deed in exegetical, liturgical, devotional and penitential literature from the second half of the seventh century onwards was due to Irish inspirarion.

Hughes (Kathleen) (hon.)
Hughes (Kathleen): The Celtic church: is this a valid concept?
In CMCS 1 (Summer 1981), pp. 1–20 (= O’Donnell lecture for 1974-75, Cambridge, 1975).
Draws distinctions between the Irish and Welsh ecclesiastical organisation in the early and central Middle Ages.
Dumville (David) (ed.), McKitterick (Rosamond) (ed.), Whitelock (Dorothy) (ed.): Ireland in early mediaeval Europe: studies in memory of Kathleen Hughes / edited by Dorothy Whitelock, Rosamond McKitterick, David Dumville.
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1982. x + 406 pp.
pp. 13-18: Bibliography of the publications of K. H.

Rev. by
Gearóid Mac Niocaill, in Peritia 3 (1984), pp. 593-594.
Lawrence Nees, in Speculum 58/4 (Oct., 1983), pp. 1102-1103.
Morfydd E. Owen, in StC 18-19 (1983-1984), pp. 396-399.
Karl Horst Schmidt, in ZCP 41 (1986), pp. 292-294.
Richard Sharpe, in CMCS 6 (Winter, 1983), pp. 102-106.
Hughes (Kathleen) (hon.)
Hughes (Kathleen): The church in Irish society, 400–800.
In Prehistoric and early Ireland (2005), pp. 301–330.
Hughes (Kathleen): The Irish church, 800–c.1050.
In Prehistoric and early Ireland (2005), pp. 635–655.