Saint Mirin of Bangor

Also known as

  • Mirin of Benchor
  • Mirin of Paisley
  • Meadhran of….
  • Merinus of….
  • Merryn of….
  • Mirren of….

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Spiritual student of Saint Comgall of Bangor. Monk. Evangelized the area of Strathclyde, Scotland. Founded Paisley Abbey in Paisley, Renfrewshire, Scotland, and served as its first abbot. He is venerated in Ireland and Scotland, and in the Orthodox tradition.

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  • “Saint Mirin of Bangor“. Saints.SQPN.com. 15 September 2013. Web. 20 April 2014. <>