Irish -St. Frigidian of Lucca 18 March 2017

St. Frigidian of Lucca, Bishop
(Frediano, Frigdianus)

Born in Ireland; died 588; feast day formerly March 15. In spite of the Italian name Frediano, by which he is usually called, St. Frigidian was an Irishman, the son of King Ultach of Ulster. He was trained in Irish monasteries and ordained a priest. His learning was imparted by such flowers of the 6th century Irish culture as Saint Enda and Saint Colman.

 

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