Butler’s Lives of the Saints – Saint Kinnia, Virgin, of Ireland

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Her memory was long sacred in Ireland, and her relics were in veneration at Lowth, in the southern part of Ulster: but we have no other authentic account of her actions than that she was baptized by Saint Patrick, and received the religious veil at his hand.

MLA Citation

  • Father Alban Butler. “Saint Kinnia, Virgin, of Ireland”. Lives of the Fathers, Martyrs, and Principal Saints, 1866. Saints.SQPN.com. 1 February 2013. Web. 27 December 2014. <>