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Who Was St. Patrick?

Saint Patrick stained glass window Cathedral of Christ the Light, Oakland, CA.   By Sicarr (Flickr) [CC BY 2.0 ]

St. Patrick is the central figure of the holiday known and celebrated as St. Patrick’s Day. However, few people really know about the man who is remembered on this day. Knowing about the life of St. Patrick can add meaning …[Continue]

All About St. Patrick

Shamrock Pretty Lights

The man at the center of St. Patrick’s Day has an interesting life history from the small part we know about him. While most people tend to focus their celebration of St Patrick’s Day on the shamrock, wearing green, and …[Continue]

History of St Patrick’s Day

St Patrick's Cathedral

The history of St. Patrick’s Day, much like the history of other holidays, starts with a Saint. It is, of course, St. Patrick, the patron saint of Ireland who this holiday was originally celebrated for. Saint Patrick’s real life is …[Continue]