Book of Saints – Ronald

detail of a statue of Saint Ronald of Orkney, Saint Magnus Cathedral, Kirkwall, Orkneys, Scotland; taken on 23 May 2011 by Otter; swiped off the Wikimedia CommonsArticle

(Saint) Martyr (August 20) (12th century) An Earl or chieftain of Orkney, and a warlike prince, who, in discharge of a vow, built the Cathedral of Saint Magnus at Kirkwall. He was murdered by rebels, A.D. 1158. Many and great miracles attested his sanctity.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Ronald”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 22 August 2016. Web. 18 December 2018. <>