Feast 25 July no memorial for 26 July 2017
St. Nissen, Abbot of Montgarth, County Wexford, Ordained by Saint Patrick
5th century. An Irishman, he was converted by St. Patrick and later became abbot of Mountgarret monastery in Wexford.
Troparion of St Nessan Tone 2
O thou who didst converse with St Patrick/ and follow in the monastic way:/ as thou didst guide monks to Christ our God,/ pray that our souls may be saved.