Celtic and Old English Sts 23-25- 24 August 2017

23 St. Tydfil of Glamorgan St. Eugene of Tyrone  24  St. Irchard of Scotland St. Patrick the Elder  25  St. Michan of Dublin St. Ebba of Coldingham St. Edbert of York St. Hilda of Whitby 23rd  St. Tydfil was a Welsh martyr, reportedly from the clan of Brychan. In 480, she received a martyr’s crown [...]

St. Gwinear, St. Phiala & Companions 23 March 2017

St. Gwinear, St. Phiala & Companions, Martyrs-(Fingar, Guigner, Gwinnear) Died 460. This saint's "vita" was not written by Anselm, probably a Cornish canon, until about eight centuries after his death. There is evidence that the basics of the story are true. When Saint Patrick was evangelizing Ireland, he came to the court of King Clito [...]