Powys Digital History Project   Religion in Wales
A brief history

The prehistoric landscapes of Powys contain features such as henges Church fontand standing stone alignments which may be evidence of ritual activity, but it is only with the start of the Christian era that we can talk with any certainty about the religious life of the people living here.

Please select from the following topics to explore developments in the religious life of the communities of Powys:

  Early Christianity
  The Medieval church
  The Reformation and the the Dissolution of the Monasteries
  The beginnings of dissent  
  Church and chapel