Book of Saints – Caimin


CAIMIN (CAMMIN) (Saint) Abbot (March 24) (7th century) An Irish Saint who embraced a life of great austerity on an island in Lough Derg, to which his reputation for sanctity attracted many disciples. Later in life he founded a monastery and church on the Island of the Seven Churches. He was a fellow worker with Saint Sennen. The Psalter of Saint Caimin, copied with his own hand, still survives.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Caimin”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 19 September 2012. Web. 29 November 2015. <>