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« on: January 22, 2019, 05:43:09 PM »

                     Fiachra is an ancient pre-Christian, Irish name.   
                      Fiacre was born circa AD 600 in Ireland.   
                      He was raised in a monastery where he became a monk.   
                      He imbibed knowledge of herbal medicine.
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« Reply #1 on: January 23, 2019, 02:01:36 AM »

Saint Fiacre, ora pro nobis!
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'Flores apparuerunt in terra nostra. . . Fulcite me floribus. (The flowers appear on the earth. . . stay me up with flowers. Sg 2:12,5)
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« Reply #2 on: October 10, 2019, 08:25:18 PM »

Saint Fiacre was ordained a Catholic priest and elevated to the rank of abbot. In time he had his own hermitage.
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« Reply #3 on: October 23, 2019, 08:16:46 PM »

With the aid of a grant of land from St. Faro, Fiacre chopped down trees to build a hospice to shelter people.   
He cleared the soil in order to grow corn and vegetables to feed them.   
 
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