The Monk Paul of Thebes 15 January

The Monk Paul of Thebes Born      c. 227 AD Egypt Died       c. 342 AD Monastery of Saint Paul the Anchorite, Egypt Venerated in    Oriental Orthodox Churches Catholic Church Eastern Orthodox Church Anglican Church Major shrine   Monastery of Saint Paul the Anchorite, Egypt Feast February 9 (Oriental Orthodox Churches) January 15 (Catholic Church) January 15 (Eastern [...]

Celtic and Old English Saints-St. Aidan of Ferns – 31 January 2017

St. Aidan of Ferns, Bishop (Aedan, Aedh, Maedoc-Edan, Moedoc, Mogue) Bishop of Ferns Born c. 558 - County Cavan Died 31 January 632 -  Ferns Venerated in Roman Catholic Church, Eastern Orthodox Church Canonized Pre-Congregation Major shrine - Enniscorthy Feast - 31 January Attributes- A hive of bees[1] Patronage Ferns; Templeport in County Cavan; Llawhaden Born in [...]