Saint Caran of Scotland

Also known as

  • Caranus

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Missionary bishop in the east of Scotland. Commemorated in the Aberdeen Breviary.

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Readings

Jewel of the northern kingdom and most virtuous hierarch, O Father Caran, thou dost remind us that we are all missionaries and husbandmen in Christ’s vineyard. Therefore, O Saint, pray for us all that we may shine as beacons of Orthodoxy guiding many souls to salvation. - Orthodox Dismissal Hymn

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Caran of Scotland“. Saints.SQPN.com. 23 December 2013. Web. 20 August 2014. <>