New Catholic Dictionary – Saint Aengus


(died 824) Called The Culdee (Gaelic: Ceile De, servant of God) Born near Clonenagh, Ireland; died there. He collaborated with Saint Maelruain in writing a martyrology of Irish saints, and wrote the “Felire,” a poetical work on the same subject, which he concluded after he had left the monastery and resumed his hermit‘s life. Feast, 11 March

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Aengus”. New Catholic Dictionary. CatholicSaints.Info. 28 July 2012. Web. 30 November 2015. <>