Butler’s Lives of the Saints – Saint Bolcan, Abbot in Ireland


He was a disciple of Saint Patrick in Ireland. His relics remain at Kilmore, i.e. Great Cell, where his monastery stood.

MLA Citation

  • Father Alban Butler. “Saint Bolcan, Abbot in Ireland”. Lives of the Fathers, Martyrs, and Principal Saints, 1866. CatholicSaints.Info. 30 June 2013. Web. 22 September 2021. <>