New Catholic Dictionary – Saint Machar


Also known as Saint Mochumna. (c.540) Bishop of Aberdeen, Scotland. He accompanied Saint Columba to Iona, and after being consecrated bishop went as a missionary among the Picts. Patron of Aberdeen Cathedral. Feast, 12 November.

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Machar”. People of the Faith. CatholicSaints.Info. 11 November 2010. Web. 17 August 2019. <>