St. Patrick's Day
began as a Catholic feast day to celebrate the life of St. Patrick, the patron saint of Ireland.
Saint Patrick's Day, or the Feast of Saint Patrick (Irish: Lá Fhéile Pádraig, "the Day
.... were closed and marching bands paraded like they did two days previously. ...
The Christian history of St. Patrick's Day. ... because we turned away from God,
and did not keep His commandments, and .... How Did St. Patrick's Day Begin?
The Origins of St. Patrick's Day St. Patrick's Day celebrates the Roman Catholic
feast day of the patron saint of Ireland. ... But did you know that he wasn't even
Irish? ... Dyeing the river green: The practice of dyeing the river green started in ...
Mar 14, 2015 ... But how did St. Patrick's Day become the big party that it is today with ... Day
started out as a feast day for St. Patrick, the patron saint of Ireland ...
Find out more about St. Patrick's Day, its origins, symbols, how it is celebrated
worldwide and more. ... What began as a religious feast day for the patron saint of
Ireland has become an international festival ... Did the Irish Discover America?
Mar 17, 2012 ... Happy St. Patrick's Day! Have you wondered how our holidays began? We're
going to step away from 1912 for the day in celebration of St.
Nov 4, 2015 ... Feast day (March 17) of St. Patrick, patron saint of Ireland. ... were adopted by the
Irish themselves, they did so largely for the benefit of tourists.
Mar 16, 2015 ... Picture of people celebrating St Patricks day in Belfast ... So how did the holiday
make its way to America and turn into a party? The Greening of America. When
Irish soldiers and immigrants came to the U.S., they began to use ...
St Patrick's Day is celebrated in many parts of the world, especially by Irish
communities and organizations. Many people wear an item of green clothing on