Book of Saints – Mochteus

main article for Saint MochtaArticle

(Saint) Bishop (September 19) (5th century) The first Bishop of Louth, to which See he is said to have been appointed by Saint Patrick himself, which would give the fifth century as his date, though by some he is placed a century later. He would appear to have been born either in England or in Scotland. Saint Adamnan styles him a “Briton.”

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Mochteus”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 10 January 2016. Web. 26 March 2019. <>