Book of Saints – Kevin

Saint Kevin of GlendaloughArticle

(Coemgen) (Saint) Abbot (June 3) (7th century) An Irish Saint of noble birth, and one of the Patron Saints of Dublin. He was educated by Saint Petroc of Cornwall, then in Ireland, and by other holy men. He founded the famous monastery of Glendalough, about the middle of the sixth century; and in his old age retired to a hermitage, where he died, June 3, A.D. 618.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Kevin”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 17 May 2016. Web. 2 December 2021. <>