St.David of Wales 1 March

St. David Patron Saint of Wales St. David's Day is marked every year on the anniversary of his death, it is not a public holiday, though many traditions have developed around the date.{Wolfgang Sauber} it has been celebrated regularly since David was canonised by Pope Callixtus II in the 12th century, with various customs developing. [...]

Celtic and Old English Saints – November 2017

  Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday           1  St. Cadfan of Wales St. Ceitho of Wales St. Pabiali of Wales St. Dingad of Wales St. Cledwyn of Wales St. Gwythian of Cornwall  2  Ss. Baya and Maura St. Hercus of Slane St. Cumgar of Devonshire  3  St. Winifred of Holywell St. [...]

Celtic and Old English Saints for August 2017

Source Celtic Saints August 2017 Image attribution By Eadfrith of Lindisfarne - Lindisfarne Gospels, originally uploaded to en.wiki as [1]., Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=2516525 This work is in the public domain in its country of origin and other countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 70 years or less.

Celtic and old English sts. 15 June 2017

 15 St. Trillo of Llandrillo 6th or 7th century. Trillo, son of a Breton chieftain, migrated to Wales with Saint Cadfan. He is the patron of two places named Llandrillo in Denbighshire (now Gwynedd) and Monmouth. At Gwynedd there is an ancient oratory in the Irish style built over a spring that is used for baptisms [...]

Celtic Saints of the day 25th January 2017

St. Dwynwen, Virgin of Llandwyn, Wales (Donwen, Donwenna, Dunwen, Dwyn) Died c. 460. A Welsh saint of the family of Saint Brychan of Brecknock (f.d. April 6), Dwynwen coined the maxim, “nothing wins hearts like cheerfulness.” She settled in Anglesey, where the places names Llanddwyn and Porthdwyn recall her memory. Her church there was the […]

Celtic-Saint Cían – 11 December 2016

The entire wikipedia with video and photo galleries for each article. Find something interesting to watch in seconds. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   Saint Cían Llangian [Videos] – St Cian's Church Saint Cían was a Celtic saint who lived in Wales in the sixth century. He ended his life as a hermit in Caernarfonshire, [...]