The Saints

St Fanchea

St Fanchea

Abbess at Ross O(A)irthir and at Killaine. 5th and 6th centuries. Feast day: 1st January. Also known as St Fuinche/Fainc ...

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St Beoc/Beog/Mobheoc/Beanus/Dabeoc

Abbot at Lough Derg Co Donegal. 5th and probably early 6th centuries. Feast day: 1st January. Da (modern do), meaning ‘thine’, ...

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St Munchin/Mancenus/Mannix/Main¥ín.

St Munchin/Mancenus/Mannix/Main¥ín.

Bishop, Patron of Limerick and Diocese. 5/6th centuries. Feastday: 2nd January. No man is perfect who does not desire greater perfection; ...

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Featured Saint

St Fachtna / Facundus

Bishop at Nuachongbail, Co Laois? 6th century Feastday: 19th January St Fachtna is listed in a number of the Irish Calendars. However, details concerning his life and works, and even the location of his monastery, are uncertain. Details about St…