Saints of the British Isles

An Initial Listing

As a first-offering of materials on our local saints, we provide here simply a listing of over 200 known Orthodox Saints who shone forth in the British Isles. Those who are most familiar and whose veneratrion is fairly widespread are indicated in boldface font. For the moment this listing merely provides the Saints’ names and locations; in due course we shall add dates, lives, etc.

St Acca, Bishop of Hexham
St Adomnan (Eunan), Abbot of Iona
St Adrian of Canterbury, Abbot and Scholar
St Aed MacBrice, Bishop in Meath
St Aidan (Maedoc) of Ferns, Bishop
St Aidan, Abbot and Bishop of Lindisfarne 
St Alban, Protomartyr of Britain 
St Aldate, hieromartyr
St Aldhelm, Bishop of Sherborne
St Alfred the Great, King of Wessex
St Alphege, Archbishop of Canterbury, Hieromartyr
St Alphege, Bishop of Winchester
St Asaph, Bishop of Llanelwy
St Attracta of Killaraght
St Augustine, First Archbishop of Canterbury 
St Austol, Monk
St Bede the Venerable
St Bega of Copeland (Cumbria)
St Benedict Biscop, First Abbot of Wearmouth, Scholar
St Bertram (Bettelin) of Ilam, monk
St Beuno, Abbot of Clynnog Fawr
St Birinus, Bishop of Dorchester
St Birinus, Bishop of Dorchester (translation of relics to Winchester)
St Blane, Bishop of Bute
St Boniface (Winfrith), Archbishop of Mainz, Hieromartyr
St Bosa, Bishop of York
St Brannoc
St Branwalader (Breward) of Cornwall, the Channel Islands and Brittany
St Brendan of Birr
St Brendan the Navigator, Abbot of Clonfert
St Brice, Bishop of Tours
St Bridget, Abbess of Kildare
St Brynach, Hermit of Pembroke
St Cadoс, Abbot
St Cadwaladr, King of the Welsh
St Caedmon, Monk of Whitby
St Caedwalla, King of the West Saxons
St Canice (Cainnech, Kenneth), Abbot of Aghaboe
St Cedd of Lastingham, Bishop of the East Saxons
St Ceolfrid, abbot of Wearmouth and Jarrow
St Chad, Bishop of Lichfield
St Ciaran of Clonmacnois
St Ciaran of Saighir (Ossory)
St Colman of Cloyne
St Colman, Bishop of Dromore
St Colman, Bishop of Lindisfarne
St Columba (Columcille), Founder of the Monastery of Iona 
St Columbanus of Ireland, Missionary, first abbot of Luxeuil in France
St Comgall, Abbot of Bangor
St Conan, Bishop of Sodor and Man
St Conleth, first Bishop of Kildare
St Cronan, Abbot of Roscrea
St Cumine, Abbot of Iona
St Cuthbert of Lindisfarne 
St Cybi, Bishop
St Cynog, Abbot
St David of Wales 
St Declan, Bishop of Ardmore
St Deiniol the Younger
St Deiniol, Bishop, of the Bangors
St Donnan of Eigg, Monk-Martyr
St Dubtach, Bishop of Armagh
St Dunstan, Archbishop of Canterbury
St Dyfrig (Dubricius), Bishop in Wye Valley and Bardsey
St Dympna, Martyr of Antwerp and Gheel
St Eanswythe, Virgin, of Folkestone
St Eata, Bishop of Hexham and Abbot of Lindisfarne
St Edbert, Bishop of Lindisfarne
St Edith of Wilton
St Edmund, King and Martyr
St Edward the Confessor, King of England
St Edward the Martyr, King of England
St Edward the Martyr, King of England
St Edwin, King of Northumbria and Martyr
St Egbert of Lindisfarne
St Egwin, Bishop of Worcester and Founder of Evesham Abbey
St Elstan (Elfstan), Bishop of Ramsbury.
St Enda of Inishmore
St Eochod of Galloway
St Erconwald, Bishop of London
St Ethelbert of Kent
St Ethelburga, Abbess of Barking
St Ethelburga, Princess of Kent, Abbess of Lyminge
St Etheldreda (Audrey), Queen, Foundress of Ely Abbey
St Ethelred, King of Mercia and Monk
St Ethelwold, Bishop of Winchester
St Euddogwy, Bishop
St Everild (Avril), Virgin
St Fachanan, Abbot of Ross Carbery
St Failbhe, Abbot of Iona
St Felix of Burgundy, Bishop of the East Angles
St Felix of Burgundy, Bishop of the East Angles
St Fergal (Virgil), Bishop of Salzburg
St Finan, Abbot of Lindisfarne
St Finbar (Barry), Bishop of Cork
St Finian, Abbot of Moville
St Finian, Bishop of Clonard
St Fintan, Abbot of Clonenagh
St Foillan, brother of St Fursey of East Anglia
St Frideswide, Abbess and Patroness of Oxford
St Fursey, Abbot of Burgh Castle
St Gall, Hermit and Missionary at Bangor and Luxeuil
St Germanus, Bishop of the Isle of Man
St Gerontius (Geraint) of Gerrans (Cornwall) and Magor
St Gildas the Wise, Abbot (Llanilltud and Brittany)
St Gladys (Gwladys)
St Gregory, Bishop of Tours
St Guthlac, Hermit of Crowland
St Hedda, Bishop of Winchester
St Helier of Jersey and Coutances, Martyr
St Herbert, Hermit of Derwentwater
St Hieu, Abbess of Tadcaster
St Hilda, Abbess of Whitby 
St Honorius, Archbishop of Canterbury
St Hybald of Lindsey
St Ia (Ives) of St Ives and Armorica, Martyr
St Illtud, Abbot of Llanilltyd Fawr
St Ita of Killeedy
St John of Beverley, Bishop of York
St Justus (Cornwall)
St Kenelm, Prince and Martyr
St Kennеra, Hermit at Kirk Kinner, Galloway
St Kentigern (Mungo), Bishop
St Kevin, Abbot of Glendalough
St Laserian (Innismurray and Arran)
St Lawrence of Canterbury, Bishop
St Machar, Bishop
St MacNis, Abbot of Kells
St Maelrhys of Bardsey
St Malo (Machutus), Bishop in Brittany
St Marcartan (Aedh MacCairthinn) Bishop of Clogher
St Mawes, Bishop in Cornwall and Brittany
St Mel, associate of St Patrick, Bishop of Ardagh
St Melangell, Abbess, Powys
St Mellitus, Abbot and First Bishop of London
St Mewan, Abbot (Wales, Cornwall, Brittany)
St Mildred, Abbess of Minster in Thanet
St Monenna, Abbess, Foundress of Killeevy
St Morwenna, Patroness of Morwenstow
St Muredach (Murtach), First Bishop of Killala and Founder of Innismurray
St Nathy, Founder-Abbot of Achonry (Sligo)
St Nectan, Hermit of Hartland
St Neot, Monk and Hermit in Cornwall
St Ninian, Bishop of Whithorn (Candida Casa)
St Non, mother of St David of Wales.
St Odo the Good, Archbishop of Canterbury
St Olaf (Olave), King of Norway and Martyr
St Osburga, Abbess of Coventry
St Oswald, Bishop of Worcester, Archbishop of York
St Oswald, King of Northumbria and Martyr
St Oswin, King of Deira and Martyr
St Osyth, Princess, of Crich
St Otteran (Odran) of Iona, Bishop of Meath 
St Padarn, Bishop
St Patrick, Bishop of Armagh, Apostle to the Irish 
St Paulinus (Paul Aurelian), Bishop
St Paulinus, Bishop of York
St Petroc, Abbot and Hermit of Padstow
St Ruadhan, Hermit and Abbot
St Samson, Bishop of Dol
St Seiriol, Abbot of Penmon and Ynys Seiriol (Puffin Island)
St Senan, Abbot of Scattery
St Senan, Abbot of Scattery
St Servan, Apostle of the Orkneys
St Sexburga (Sexbroga), Queen, Abbess of Ely
St Swithun, Bishop of Winchester (Translation of the relics)
St Tathan
St Teilo, Bishop (Llandeilo Fawr)
St Ternan, Abbot, Bishop of Culross
St Theneva of Glasgow
St Theodore of Tarsus, Archbishop of Canterbury 
St Tudwal, Bishop in Wales and Brittany
St Tydfil, Virgin Martyr
St Tysilio, Abbot
St Ultan of Ardbraccan
St Urith of Chittlehampton
St Venantius Fortunatus, Bishop of Poitiers
St Walburga, Abbess of Heidenheim
St Walstan of Bawburgh
St Werburga, Abbess of Hanbury
St Willibrord, Bishop of Utrecht
St Winifred of Holywell
St Winnibald, Abbot and Missionary
St Wite (Candida) of Whitchurch Canonicorum
St Withburga, Hermitess at Holkham and East Dereham
St Woolos (Gwynllyw), King
St Yrchard of Scotland
Sts Beocca and Hethor at Chertsey, Monk-Martyrs
Sts Julius and Aaron at Caerleon, Martyrs