Book of Saints – Aedan


AEDAN (AIDAN, EDAN) Bp. (Jan. 31) (7th cent.) An Irish Bishop, disciple in his youth of Saint David of Wales, who on his return to Ireland, laboured zealously in the interests of religion and died Bishop of Ferns (A.D. 632). He is also called MAIDHOC, MAODHOG and MOGUE. He is known in Brittany as Saint DE.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Aedan”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 3 May 2012. Web. 26 November 2015. <>