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  • ambrois@xtra.co.nz
    Celtic and Old English Saints 6 October =-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-= * St. Ceollach of Mercia * St. Cummian the White * St. Lalluwy * St.
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      Celtic and Old English Saints 6 October

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      * St. Ceollach of Mercia
      * St. Cummian the White
      * St. Lalluwy
      * St. Failbhe of Scotland
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      St. Ceollach (Ceallaeach) of Mercia, Bishop
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      7th century. There are 33 Irish saints by the name Ceollach: This
      disciple of Saint Columba (f.d. June 9) was bishop of Mercia or the
      Middle Angles of England. Having migrated from Iona to Lindisfarne,
      where Saint Finan (f.d. February 17) consecrated him as the successor to
      Saint Diuma. Ceollach did not remain long in England. He returned to
      Iona and died in his homeland. (D'Arcy, Fitzpatrick, Montalembert,
      Moran)


      St. Cummian the White, Abbot of Iona
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      + 669. Born in Ireland, he became Abbot of Iona and wrote a life of St
      Columba.

      Icon of Saint Cummian
      http://www.allmercifulsavior.com/icons/Icons-Cummian.htm


      St. Lalluwy, Virgin
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      Troparion of St Lalluwy tone 8
      To this day Menheniot's sacred well/ witnesses to thy virtue, O pious
      Lalluwy./ As thou didst call forth a stream of living water from the
      earth,/ we pray thee, entreat Christ our God/ to pour forth for us the
      saving waters of eternal life.


      St. Failbhe, Abbot in Scotland
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      Lives kindly supplied by:
      For All the Saints:
      http://www.saintpatrickdc.org/ss/ss-index.htm

      These Lives are archived at:
      http://groups.yahoo.com/group/celt-saints
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