The Immaculate Conception of the BVM and St. Killian, Clondalkin
Happy Feast Day to all our Parishioners, visitors and friends
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Saint Kilian also spelled Killian (or alternatively Irish: Cillian)
Irish Franconian Apostle Born – 640 AD Died – 8 July 689
Venerated in the Roman Catholic & Eastern Orthodox Churches
Attributes – Usually depicted wearing a bishop’s mitre and wielding a sword
Patron St of – sufferers of rheumatism!
Saint Kilian, also spelled Killian (or alternatively Irish: Cillian), was an Irish missionary bishop and the Apostle of Franconia (nowadays the northern part of Bavaria), where he began his labours towards the end of the 7th century. His feast day is July 8.This entry was posted in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink.