Sunday, June 17, 2012


St. Jarlath

 also known as Hierlath
Jarlath of Armagh

Feast day: February 1
Died: 480

Also called Hierlath, Irish bishop and disciple of St. Patrick. He became bishop of Armagh and aided monastic expansion and the missionary program undertaken in that era.

 Saint Jarlath, disciple of S aint Patrick (March 17), succeeded Saint Benignus in the see of Armagh
Jarlath as depicted in a stained glass window of Tuam Cathedral, designed by Richard King in 1961.

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