Book of Saints – Failbhe


FAILBHE (Saint) Abbot (March 22) (7th century) The immediate predecessor of Saint Adamnan (A.D. 679) as Abbot of Iona. He was of Irish birth and brother of Saint Finan of Rath. There are several other Saints of the same name commemorated in the Scottish Menologies.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Failbhe”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 22 February 2013. Web. 16 February 2019. <>