Lives of the Irish Saints: With Special Festivals, and the Commemorations of Holy Persons, Volume 6

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James Duffy, 1873 - Christian saints
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Contents

St Cronnnus or Mochua Sixth and Seventh Century
94
St Petrock Abbot and Patron of Bodmin Cornwall Sixth Century
112
St Cruimther Colum of Donoughmore County of Tyrone
122
St Nennoca or Nennoc Virgin of Armorica Fifth Century
129
St Fothadus or Fothardus Bishop Tenth Century
135
St Eoban Martyr and Assistant Bishop of Utrecht Holland
195
Article ILSt Colman or Colmoc or Colmus Bishop of the Orkney
212
St Maelaithghen of Tech Maeilaithglin probably in Cairpre
220
St Coemhan or Caomhan of Airdne Coemhan or Ardcavan County
238
St Bron Bishop of CasselIrra County of Sligo Fifth
241
Reputed Feast of St Syra or Syria Virgin at Meaux or Troyes
245
St Meadhran Mac Ua Maichten also called Madrine or Medrain
253
St Columbas Blessing multiplies the Herds of cer
457
State of Scotland after the Death of Bruide
470
Various Visits of St Columba to religious Establish
493
The Departure of St Columba for ScotlandSt
515
The true Character and personal Accomplishments
533
Feast of the Translation of the Relics of St Patrick St Columba and St Brigid Chief Patrons of Ireland
593
St Baithine or Baoethin of TechBaoithin in the County of Done gal and Abbot of Hy in Scotland Sixth Century
598
St Cummin a Bishop and a Monk at Bobbio Seventh Century 005
605
St Mothorian Torannan or Mothoria of Druimchliabh now Drum cliff County of Sligo Seventh Century
609
Feast of a Holy Woman whose Name is unknown and who was borne into Heaven by Angels Sixth Century
610
St Illadan or Iolladhan Son of Eochaidh Bishop of Rath liphthen now Rathlihen Kings County Sixth Century
611
Article IISt Sanctan or Santan Bishop
614
St Sen Berach of CuilDrephni County of Sligo
615
St Ferdomhnach of Tuam County of Galway Eighth Century
616
St Rethach Son of Coemhan
617
Reputed Festival of St Etto Bishop
618
St Reghuil Abbot of Bangor County of Down Ninth Century
622
Festival of St Basilla Roman Martyr
623
Tocomracht Virgin
624
St Christian or Croistan OMorgair Bishop of Clogher County of Tytone Twelfth Century Chap I IntroductionBirth and Farentage of St Christian or C...
625
St Teman Apostle among the Picts Fifth or Sixth Century
637
St Cunera Virgin and Martyr
643
St Coeman or Coamhan of Ardcavan County of Wexford
650
The Blessed Aidus HuaFoirreth Tenth and Eleventh Centuries
736
Reputed Festival of St Dubtach or Duthac Bishop of Ross Scot
743
St Faolan of Rath Erann in Scotland and of Cill Fhaelan in Leix
750
St Diarmaid Bishop of Castledermot County of Kildare Supposed
761
St Suibhne Abbot of Iona Scotland
767
St Foelaine or Faelan and the Daughters of Moinan
779
St Thiu Patron of Rubha Diocese of Down
781
Martyrdom of St Rumold Apostle of Belgium Eighth Ceniury
783
St Cormac or Corbmac of Senchoimhet
785
Feast of St Brendan Abbot
786
St Moluog of Lissmor Scotland Sixth ot Seventh Century
787
St Adalbert or Adelber Confessor Seventh and Eighth Centuries
795
St Telle Son of Seigin of Tehelly Kings County Seventh Century
799
St Ailell Son of Seigen
801
The Daughter of Mionghar 80a Article VII Reputed Festival of St Rumold Mechlin Belgium
802
Reputed Feast of a Translation of St LivinusRelics
803
St Babolin First Abbot of St Maur Fossey Belgium Seventh Century
806
St Colman Son to Roi of the Refectory and over Lambay Island Church County Dublin
808
Reputed Festival of St Corbican Confessor Eighth Century
809
St Duthac
810
St Scandal in Cluain
811
Elevation and Second Translation of the Body of St Livinus Martyr at Ghent Belgium
813
Article VIISt Aedha or Aedh
814
Article XLFeast for a Reputed St Enolichus
815
St Ernin of Cluainfinn
819
Translation of the Relics of St Livinus Martyr
820
St Flavianus
821
St Conuan Bishop of Tigh Collain or Tigh Connain in Cremh thanna now Stackallan County of Meath
823
St Foelduarius or Faeldobhair Bishop of Clogher County of Tyrone Seventh and Eighth Centuries
824
St Maeldoid Son of Derbhdara
825
Festival of St Peter and St Paul Apostles
826
St Failbe of Cilleo County of Longford
831
Festival of St Zoilus and St Timothy Martyrs
832
To be completed in Twelve Royal Octavo Volumes and in 120 Parts
836
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Page 375 - To abstract the mind from all local emotion would be impossible, if it were endeavoured, and would be foolish, if it were possible. Whatever withdraws us from the power of our senses ; whatever makes the past, the distant, or the future predominate over the present, advances us in the dignity of thinking beings.
Page 626 - When the broken arches are black in night, And each shafted oriel glimmers white; When the cold light's uncertain shower Streams on the ruined central tower; When buttress and buttress, alternately, Seem framed of ebon and ivory ; When silver edges the imagery, And the scrolls that teach thee...
Page 375 - Whatever withdraws us from the power of our senses ; whatever makes the past, the distant, or the future predominate over the present, advances us in the dignity of thinking beings. Far from me and from my friends be such frigid philosophy, as may conduct us indifferent and unmoved over any ground which has been dignified by wisdom, bravery, or virtue. That man is little to be envied, whose patriotism would not gain force upon the plain of Marathon, or whose piety would not grow warmer among the...
Page 626 - Streams on the ruined central tower ; When buttress and buttress, alternately, Seem framed of ebon and ivory ; When silver edges the imagery, And the scrolls that teach thee to live and die ; When distant Tweed is heard to rave, And the owlet to hoot o'er the dead man's grave, Then go — but go alone the while — Then view St. David's ruin'd pile ; And, home returning, soothly swear, Was never scene so sad and fair ! II.
Page 133 - Master, give sight to the blind, hearing to the deaf, speech to the dumb, and strength to the paralyzed limb, but we can work miracles of grace and mercy by relieving the distress of our suffering brethren.
Page 375 - WE were now treading that illustrious Island, which was once the luminary of the Caledonian regions, whence savage clans and roving barbarians derived the benefits of knowledge, and the blessings of religion. To abstract the mind from all local emotion would be impossible, if it were endeavoured, and would be foolish, if it were possible. Whatever withdraws us from the power of our senses, whatever makes the past, the distant, or the future, predominate over the present, advances...
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Page 257 - Patron Saint of the Ancient Scots and Picts, and joint Patron of the Irish ; commonly called Column-Kille, the Apostle of the Highlands.
Page 380 - Columba was an agent, and a principal agent, in one of the greatest events the world has ever seen, namely, the conversion of the Northern Nations.