Book of Saints – Forannan


(Saint) Bishop (April 30) (10th century) An Irish Saint who, after spending many years in the practice of great virtue, as is said, ruled for some time the Diocese of Armagh. Later, Saint Forannan, with some companions, migrated to Wasor in Belgium, and there became Abbot of a monastery which received many privileges from the Holy See.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Forannan”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 24 April 2013. Web. 15 June 2021. <>