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Saint Maelrubha

Reeves, William

Saint Maelrubha

his history and churches

by Reeves, William

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Published by Printed by Neill in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Maelrubha, -- Saint.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy William Reeves.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination41p. ;
    Number of Pages41
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18358340M

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    Irish Saints of April April 1 Saint Aedhan Laech Saint Tuan of Tamlacht The Sons of Gerán April 2 Saint Maelrubha of Bangor Saint Berach of Bangor April 22 Saint Rufin of Glendalough April 23 Saint Ibar Book Reviews (4) British Saints (2) Céile-D.   At the ruins of Saint Maelrubha wishing tree on the Isle Maree in Scotland, there’s a coin dating to , and even Queen Victoria is said to have left her own offering in Author: Allison Meier.

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Saint Maelrubha by Reeves, William Download PDF EPUB FB2

Saint Maelrubha lived from 3 January to 21 April He was an Irish monk who founded a monastery Saint Maelrubha book what is now Applecross.

Saint Maelrubha book wider picture in Scotland at the time is set out in our Historical Timeline. It was also at that location that the Saint would mount the Rock of the Book, Creag naLeabhair, known today as the Pulpit Rock.

There is another healing spring associated with this Saint on an island in the Loch Maree (Maree is the anglicization of. St. Maelrubha was born near Derry, Ireland in His father was of the Cenel nEogain (the clan of Eoghan), making the saint eighth in line of direct descent of the famous Niall of the Nine Hostages.

According to legend, Niall was responsible for the abduction of the St. Patrick to Ireland from Britain. Regardless.

Maelrubha. From the Catholic Encyclopedia (MA-RUI, MOLROY, ERREW, SUMMARYRUFF, also SAGART-RUADH) An abbot and martyr, founder of Abercrossan, b. ; d. 21 April, He was descended from Niall, King of Ireland, on the side of his father Elganach. His rnother, Subtan, was a niece of St.

Comgall the Great, of Bangor. Maelrubha was born in the county of Derry and was educated at Bangor. When he was in his thirtieth year he sailed from Ireland for Scotland, with a following of monks.

For two years he travelled about, chiefly in Argyll, and founded about half-a dozen churches then Saint Maelrubha book at Abercrossan (Applecross), in the west of Ross. Saint Maelrubha ( CE - C) was founder of the monastery of Abercrossan, well north of Iona and Lismore, within the Pictish Lands of Scotland's Wester Ross.

Maelrubha was of the same lineage as Saint Comgall of Bangor, as his mother, Subtan, was that gentleman's niece; on his father's side, he was descended from the ubiquitous Niall of the Nine Hostages. Saint Columba (c CE to c CE) was an aristocrat who founded a monastery at Iona, as well as others north of Ireland.

Unlike other foundations (cf those of Maelrubha and Moluag), Iona's connections helped its people survive the Viking raids of the 9th was probably because the ties with the safer Irish mainland houses (eg, Durrow and Kells) were strong. Maelrubha has also been commemorated for centuries in the following places: Applecross and surrounding areas, mentioned above; the town of Keith (the original name “Cèith Mhaol Rubha”) where there is a church in honor of “St.

Rufus”—a corruption of the name “Maelrubha”—that was rebuilt in the nineteenth century; Isle Maree, mentioned above; a town. It was also at that location that the Saint would mount the Rock of the Book, Creag naLeabhair, known today as the Pulpit Rock.

There is another healing spring associated with this Saint on an island in the Loch Maree (Maree is the anglicization of. Today is the feast day of Saint Maelrubha, who, through his mission as an influential evangeliser and monastic, is a common historical link between the modern dioceses of.

Saint Maelrubha of Bangor, April 21 April 21 is the feastday of a northern saint, Maelrubha, who first enjoyed a career at Bangor monastery but then went on to found his own establishment at Applecross in Scotland.

It is interesting to note that the Irish and Scottish sources do not agree in their presentation of this saint. Book Reviews (4. Macrina Elder, Saint Macrina Younger, Saint Mactaris Madagascar Madaurus Maderna, Carlo Maderno, Stefano Madianites Madras Madrid-Alcala Madruzzi, Christopher Madura Mission Maedoc, Saint Maelruan, Saint Maelrubha, Saint Maerlant, Jacob van Maestro di Camera del Papa Maffei, Bernardino Maffei, Francesco Maffei, Marchese Francesco Scipione.

St. Maelrubha was born near Derry, Ireland in His father was of the clan of Eoghan, making the saint eighth in line of direct descent of the famous Niall of the Nine Hostages.

According to legend, Niall was responsible for the abduction of St. Patrick to Ireland from Britain. A visitor to the Heritage Centre this week was Alistair Moffat, author of many books including the one pictured.

He is currently working on a book on Irish Saints which will include Saint Maelrubha. We hope to stock his book when it is published next year.

Saint Triduana lived from about to about She is also sometimes known as Saint Trøllhaena, Trodline or Tredwell. According to legend she was a holy virgin born in Patras in Greece who accompanied St Rule (also known as St Regulus) when he sailed to what is now St Andrews in Fife with some of the bones of Saint Andrew, arriving in 23 June Web.

6 May Tags: Bishop of Nantes France, Canonized Pre-Congregation, Died inMartyred by Vikings, Name Gohard, Saints who were Bishops, Saints who were Martyrs, Saints who were Priests. From this well the patron saint first drank on landing in Strath. But Creag an leabhair, “the rock of the book,” is seen across the river, as one stands at the burying ground.

That this rock was Maelrubha’s pulpit seems a genuine tradition: for the similarity between it and a pulpit is not such as would give rise to the tradition.

William Reeves (16 March – 12 January ) was an Irish antiquarian and the Church of Ireland Bishop of Down, Connor and Dromore from until his death. He was the last private keeper of the Book of Armagh and at the time of his death was.

Fearchar of Ross or Ferchar mac in tSagairt (Fearchar mac an t-sagairt, often anglicized as Farquhar MacTaggart), was the first of the Scottish Ó Beólláin (O’Beolan, Beolan) family who received by Royal Grant the lands and Title of Mormaer or Earl of Ross (–) we know of from the thirteenth century, whose career brought Ross into the fold of the Scottish kings for.

25 March Web. 16 April Tags: Born in Ireland, Canonized Pre-Congregation, Died inDied in Ireland, Monk of Bangor Abbey, Name Indreachtach, Saints who were Abbots, Saints who were Monks.

St Comgall, Bishop and Founder of Bangor Monatsery was born in Ulster, Ireland, in AD and died at Bangor, Ireland, in AD. It is said that Comgall was a warrior as a young man, but that he studied under Saint Fintan at Cluain Eidnech Monastery, was ordained a priest before he and with several companions became a hermit in Lough Erne.

Book well ahead with ScotRail, ()and the round trip is $ (at $ to a pound), with a coffee-and-croissant breakfast in .At Applecross, in the vicinity of the ruins of the church, is the martyr's grave, called Cladh Maree, near the churchyard is "Maelrubha's River," while two miles away is the saint's seat, called in Gaelic Suidhe Maree.

Several other traces of him are to .