New Catholic Dictionary – Saint Boisil


(died 664) Confessor, abbot of Melrose, Scotland. He is famous as the teacher of Saint Cuthbert, and was renowned in his day for his spiritual gifts. He died of the yellow plague. Relics at Durham. Feast, 23 February.

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Boisil”. New Catholic Dictionary. CatholicSaints.Info. 18 October 2008. Web. 27 July 2021. <>