Saint Kentigern

Biography of Saint Kentigern

Ancient Seal Of Glasgow
Ancient Seal Of Glasgow

Saintt Kentigern, also known by the nickname Mungo ("My Dear One") is believed to have founded the monastery on the site on which Glasgow Cathedral was subsequently built, and he is the patron of the Archdiocese of Glasgow. His name is linked with chairs of Surgery, Pathology and Study of the Child.


Saint Kentigern
Patron of The Archdiocese of Glasgow

Died 612.
Occupation categories: clergy
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Record last updated: 31st May 2007

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