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 Erard / Erhard

Bishop of Ardagh, Bishop and Missionary at Ratisbon/Regensburg, Bavaria. 7th century Feastday: 8th January. There are about 6 different Lives of St Erhard extant and he is also referred to in the Lives of other Saints. Most of the information…