Book of Saints – Macharius


(Saint) Bishop (November 13) (6th century) An Irish Saint, baptised by Saint Colman, who became a disciple of Saint Columba at Iona, and who was sent as Bishop with twelve disciples to convert the Picts. Tradition tells us of a memorable pilgrimage of his to the shrine of Saint Martin at Tours.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Macharius”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 13 November 2014. Web. 4 August 2021. <>