Saint Forannan

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Priest. Bishop of Domhnach-Mor, Ireland, a diocese that no longer exists. Emigrated to Belgium, he helped found Waulsort Abbey, and became a monk there. Abbot in 962, establishing it as a Benedictine house.

Born

Died

  • 982 of natural causes

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Forannan“. Saints.SQPN.com. 21 March 2014. Web. 22 December 2014. <>