St Fergus the Pict – Feast Day – November 27

Today is Saturday, January 28, 2023

St Fergus the Pict is also known as Fergustian, or Fergustus Profile. Born: Mid 7th Century in Pictish, Scotland. Worked in Scotland. Died: 730 AD in Glamis, Forfarshire, Scotland. Feast Day is celebrated on November 27.

St Fergus the Pict Biography
 
Date of Birth Mid 7th Century
Place of Birth Pictish, Scotland
Place of Work Scotland
Date of Death 730 AD
Place of Death Glamis, Forfarshire, Scotland
Feast Day November 27
Canonization Pre-Congregation
Patron Saint of
  • Wick, Caithness, Scotland

St. Fergus the Pict Biography

Saint Fergus the Pict was also known as Fergus Cruithneach. He May have lived in both Scotland and Ireland. Cleric. Voyaging priest in Ireland. Evangelist in the districts of Perth and Caithness in Scotland.

Established holy places devoted to Saint Patrick at Strageath, Blackford, and Dolpatrick in Perthshire; Wick and Halkirk, in Caithnessshire; and Lungley (presently Saint Fergus), in Aberdeenshire.

Settled in Glamis in c.710. Gone to a synod in Rome, Italy in 721 which censured divination and unpredictable relational unions.

St. Fergus the Pict
St. Fergus the Pict

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