IrishSt. Sillian of Bangor 28 February 2017


Bangor Abbey west

St. Sillian of Bangor, Abbot
(Sillan, Silvanus)

Died c. 610. A disciple of St. Comgall (f.d. May 10) of Bangor, County Down, and his second successor as abbot of that monastery (Benedictines). St. Sillian is also considered to be a Latin saint of the (Russian) Orthodox Patriarchate of Rome

A site with a brief history of Bangor Abbey and a timeline of its Abbots up to 1170:

Orthodox Christianity and the English Tradition