Saint Senach of Clonard

Also known as

  • Snach

Memorial

Profile

Educated at the School of Clonard in Ireland. Spiritual student of Saint Finnian of Clonard. Extreme ascetic who lived a life of penance and self-denial. Often assigned to shepherd seminarians at Clonard, which included Saint Columba of Terryglass. Succeeded Finnian as abbot of Clonard. Bishop.

Died

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Senach of Clonard“. CatholicSaints.Info. 29 August 2018. Web. 22 September 2021. <>