Book of Saints – Cellach

detail from a portrait of Cellach of Armagh by Titian, 1522, San Nazzaro e CelsoArticle

CELLACH (CEILACH, KEILACH) (April 1) (Saint) Bishop (9th century) An Archbishop of Armagh, possibly before his consecration Abbot of Iona and founder of the Abbey of Kells. Colgan enumerates no less than thirty-three Celtic Saints bearing such names as Ceillach or Cellach.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Cellach”. Book of Saints, 1921. Saints.SQPN.com. 2 October 2012. Web. 22 July 2014. <http://saints.sqpn.com/book-of-saints-cellach/>