This is a list of Danish monarchs , that is; the kings and queens regnant of Denmark. This includes:. The kingdom had been elective although the eldest son or brother of the previous king was usually elected until , when it became hereditary and absolutist. Until Denmark was also united in a personal union with the duchies of Holstein and Saxe-Lauenburg — , and in a political and personal union with the Duchy of Schleswig. The exact date of origin of the Kingdom of Denmark is not established, but names of Danish kings begins to emerge in foreign sources from the 8th century and onwards. Danish and Nordic legendary stories, chronicles and sagas often have accounts of Danish kings and dynasties stretching further back in time than the 7th century, but the historicity of the content and interpretations of these stories are often put to doubt.
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Known as the "Apostle of Ireland", he is the primary patron saint of Ireland, the other patron saints being Brigit of Kildare and Columba. Patrick was never formally canonised ,  having lived prior to the current laws of the Catholic Church in these matters. Nevertheless, he is venerated as a Saint in the Catholic Church and in the Eastern Orthodox Church , where he is regarded as equal-to-the-apostles and Enlightener of Ireland. He is also regarded as a Saint within the framework of their respective doctrine by the Anglican Communion and the Lutheran Churches. The dates of Patrick's life cannot be fixed with certainty, but there is general agreement that he was active as a missionary in Ireland during the fifth century. A recent biography  on Patrick shows, a late fourth-century date for the saint is not impossible. He has been generally so regarded ever since, despite evidence of some earlier Christian presence in Ireland.
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The terms "Finland" and "Finns" are external obscure derivations from early first century C. Roman references to people known as Fenni probably Lapps or Saami who occupied lands north of the Baltic Sea. In their own language, Finns generally refer to themselves as Suomalaiset and their land or country as Suomi , which may derive from suo , the Finnish expression for a bog or swamp. Finns constitute the majority of the citizens of the Republic of Finland, which has a Swedish-speaking minority as well as Saami Lapp and Rom Gypsy minorities.
For many people, Easter is all about a magical bunny that visits in the night, leaving candy and colorful eggs in his wake. However, for Christians, Easter is so much more. Easter Sunday is the day that we celebrate the resurrection of Christ after the crucifixion.