Blessed Christian O’Conarchy – Feast Day: March 18 – Saint of the Day

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Blessed Christian O’Conarchy Biography, Feast Day, Date of Birth, Country of Birth, Profession, Place of Work, Date of Death, Place of Death, Beatification Date, Canonization Date

Christian O’Conarchy Profile. Born: 1100 AD in Ireland, Europe. Worked in Ireland. Died: 1186 AD in Odorney Abbey. Feast Day is celebrated on March 18.

The Memorial of Christian O’Conarchy – Saint of the Day

Christian O’Conarchy

Date of Birth 1100 AD
Country of Birth Ireland of Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Blesseds who were Monks
Profession Spiritual Student, Archdeacon, Bishop
Place of Work Ireland
Date of Death 1186 AD
Place of Death Odorney Abbey
Feast Day March 18
Beatification Beatified by N/A
Canonization Canonized by N/A
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Blessed Christian O’Conarchy Biography

He was also known as:

  • Christianus
  • Giolla Criost Ua Condoirche

Blessed Christian O’Conarchy was born in 1100 AD at Bangor, County Down, Ireland. He was a spiritual student and archdeacon of Saint Malachy O’More at Armagh, Ireland.

Christian Received the Cistercian habit at Clairvaux, France in 1139 AD from Saint Bernard of Clairvaux. He was also the head of the monks of the first Cistercian monastery in Ireland in 1142 AD.

He was the Bishop of Lismore, Ireland in 1150 AD. Papal legate for Ireland. In his old age, he retired to live as a prayerful monk at Odorney Abbey.

Blessed Christian O'Conarchy


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