9 June – Saint Columba

Modern Hagiography

Roman Martyrology

Sanctorale Catholicum

Lives of the Saints by Alban Butler.

Lives of the Saints by Sabine Baring-Gould.

Pictorial Lives of the Saints 

La vie des saints 

Little Lives of the Great Saints by John O’Kane Murray.

Stories of the Saints Fourth Series Saints of the Early Church by Mary Seymour.

Stories of the Saints by Caroline Chenoweth.

Book of Saints and Heroes by Mrs. Lang.

Our Island Saints by Amy Steedman.

Saints and Heroes to the End of the Middle Ages by George Hodges.

Legends of Saints and Birds by Agnes Aubrey Hilton.

Contemporary Hagiography

BHL, Supplement

Life of Saint Columba by Adomnan.

Another earlier life by unknown author.

And yet another life.


Amra Choluimbchille (page 156)

Altus Prosator 

Adiutor Laborantium and Noli Pater 

Poem by Saint Columba 

Art & Architecture

Post-Biblical Saints Art Index

Lives and Legends of the Great Hermits and Fathers of the Church, with Other Contemporary Saints by Mrs. Arthur Bell.

The Saints in Art by Joseph Maria von Radowitz.


Hymn of Saint Columba by Benjamin Britten (Anglican).

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