Blessed Macarius the Scot

Also known as

  • Macarius of the Scots Monastery
  • Macarius of Würzburg

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Benedictine monk. Prior of the Scots Monastery Saint Jacob in Regensburg, Germany c.1138. First abbot of the Scots Monastery Saint Jakob in Würzburg, Germany, c.1139, and helped found a hospital there to serve pilgrims. Known for his good works, his simple ascetic life, and as a miracle worker.

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  • “Blessed Macarius the Scot“. Saints.SQPN.com. 5 January 2014. Web. 12 July 2014. <>