Today in Irish History – 29 October:

In the Liturgical calendar, today is the Feast Day of Saint Colman Mac Duagh. He was born at Corker, Kiltartan, Co Galway c. 550, the son of the Irish chieftain Duac (mac Duach). He was educated at Saint Enda’s monastery in Inishmore/Árainn. Thereafter he was a recluse, living in prayer and prolonged fastings, first on […]

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