Saint Fachanan of Ross

Also known as

  • Fachtna

Memorial

Profile

Monk. Founded a monastery and school in the Rosscarbery area which became a celebrated seat of learning and gained an international reputation for study of sacred scripture. Priest. First bishop of Ross, Ireland.

Canonized

Patronage

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Fachanan of Ross“. Saints.SQPN.com. 26 August 2014. Web. 1 September 2014. <>