Saint Flann of Bangor, 15 December 2016

Saint Flann of Bangor, December 15 December 15 is the feast of Saint Flann, a seventh/eighth century successor to Saint Comgall as abbot of Bangor. The Martyrology of Oengus says that at this date we commemorate 'the feast of Flann the modest ruler, the abiding successor at Bangor.' His repose is recorded in the Annals [...]

Celtic Advent -St. Fionnchu of Bangor- 28 November 2016

  Celtic  Advent St. Fionnchu   November 28th St. Fionnchu of Bangor I struggled with how to approach this saint.  He was really the only Celtic Saint with this day, and I found I didn't really like him very much.  So how could I derive something helpful from narrating about his life?  Let's see where [...]