Celtic-Saint Sadwen, Hermit of Wales 29 November 2016

 November 29 is the Commemoration of Saint Sadwen, Hermit of Wales

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Saint Sadwen, also known as Sadwrn Farchog of Llansadwrn

Saint Sadwen, also known as Sadwrn Farchog of Llansadwrn, was a sixth century hermit, the brother of Saint Illtyd, and a disciple of Saint Cadfan..

Several Welsh churches are dedicated to him.
Troparion (tone 8):
The remoteness of the Welsh mountains was thy desert, O Father Sadwen,/

where thou didst serve God in fasting and humility./

May thy continual intercession avail for us sinners that our souls may be saved.

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Source: Saint Sadwen, Hermit of Wales | Citydesert

Eglwys Sadwrn Sant – St Sadwrn’s Church Llansadwrn