Book of Saints – Joavan


(Saint) Bishop (March 2) (6th century) Said to have been a native of Ireland, educated in Britain, and a companion of Saint Paul de Leon in Armorica, where he became that Saint’s successor as Bishop. He passed away about A.D. 562. His tomb is still in great veneration and his Festival is kept liturgically in Brittany.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Joavan”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 21 October 2013. Web. 21 February 2019. <>