New Catholic Dictionary: Saint Aedan of Ferns

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Popularly Mogue (Mo-Aedh-og, my dear Aedh), first Bishop of Ferns, born Inisbrefny, Ireland, c.550; died Ferns, Ireland, 632. He founded 30 churches in Wexford and was given nominal supremacy over the Leinster bishops by the title of Ard-Escop (High Bishop). Patron of Ferns. Feast, 31 January.

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  • “Saint Aedan of Ferns”. People of the Faith. Saints.SQPN.com. 12 November 2010. Web. 1 September 2014. <http://saints.sqpn.com/new-catholic-dictionary-saint-aedan-of-ferns/>