New Catholic Dictionary – Saint Finan

Saint Finan of IonaArticle

Bishop of Lindisfarne, and apostle of Northumbria, born Ireland; died 661. He was appointed Bishop of Lindisfarne, 651, and built the cathedral, and the monasteries of Gilling and Whitby. Feast, 9 February.

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Finan”. New Catholic Dictionary. CatholicSaints.Info. 16 February 2017. Web. 28 November 2020. <>