Butler’s Lives of the Saints – Saint Finan of Keann-Ethich, in Ireland


He was a native of Munster, and a disciple of Saint Brendan, with whose blessing he founded the monastery of Cean-e-thich, on the confines of Munster and Meath, and afterwards some others.

MLA Citation

  • Father Alban Butler. “Saint Finan of Keann-Ethich, in Ireland”. Lives of the Fathers, Martyrs, and Principal Saints, 1866. CatholicSaints.Info. 9 April 2013. Web. 20 June 2021. <>