Tag: Who was St Dermot?
St Dermot (Died ca 542) is also known as Dermot the Just (nickname), Diarmis or Diarmaid. He was a native of Connaught in Ireland and possibly of Royal heritage. St Dermot was an Abbott, preacher and writer, and was the spiritual director to Saint Kiernan of Clonmacnois. St Dermot founded the monastery of Caille-Fochladha, Lough Derryvaragh,…