New Catholic Dictionary – Saint Finbarr

[Saint Finbarr, Bishop]Article

(or Lochan) Bishop of Cork, born near Bandon, Ireland, c.550; died Cloyne, Ireland, 623. He evangelized Gowran, Coolcashin, Aghahoe, and founded the school at Eirce. He visited Rome, Scotland, and Wales. Feast, 25 September.

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Finbarr”. New Catholic Dictionary. CatholicSaints.Info. 30 January 2013. Web. 22 May 2015. <>