Saints of the Day – Molagga of Fermoy, Abbot


(also known as Laicin, Molacca) Died c.664. The Irish Molagga was raised in Wales under Saint David (Dewi). He founded a monastery at Fulachmhin (Fermoy), and is much venerated in northern Cork nearby. He is also associated with Balbriggan in Dublin (Benedictines, Montague).

MLA Citation

  • Katherine I Rabenstein. Saints of the Day, 1998. CatholicSaints.Info. 2 October 2021. Web. 16 October 2021. <>