celtic and Old English Saints 26 June 2017

26  St. Brannock of Braunton St. Babolenus of Fosses St. Corbican of Ireland Three today, and as I have recently sleuthed the internet of course I have discovered many Parishes and churches named for many of these saints such that it is difficult to determine which saint is which. Let's see how we go today. [...]

Celtic-St. Kea, Bishop of Devon and Cornwall 5th November

  St. Kea, Bishop of Devon and Cornwall (Kay, Ke, Kenan, Quay) About the Fifth century, a young Irish monk watched with anguish as his brother monks sailed away from the southern shore of Ireland to preach the word of God to the heathen in England. Such was his distress at being left behind that [...]

Celtic and Old English Saints – 29 July

St. Sulian of Cornwall (Silin) 6th century. Saint Sulian may be identical with the Breton Saint Sulien of Cornouaille and Domon�e. He was the founder and abbot, but not the patron, of Luxulyan in Cornwall. There is considerable, but understandable, confusion between Sulian and another Saint Sulinus of East Brittany and the Welsh Saint Tysilio [...]