Calendar of Scottish Saints – Saint Fechno, or Fiachna, Confessor, A.D. 580


12 March. He was one of the twelve disciples who accompanied Saint Columba to Scotland. He was probably born in the north of Ireland, and spent some years under Saint Columba’s rule. Miracles are said to have been wrought at his tomb.

MLA Citation

  • Father Michael Barrett, OSB. “Saint Fechno, or Fiachna, Confessor, A.D. 580”. The Calendar of Scottish Saints, 1919. CatholicSaints.Info. 2 February 2014. Web. 22 February 2019. <>