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Saint Patrick

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Saint Patrick was a fifth-century Romano-British Christian missionary and bishop in Ireland. Known as the "Apostle of Ireland", he is the ...

The legend of Saint Patrick, patron saint of Ireland

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The legend of Saint Patrick has evolved during the 1500-odd years since the missionary brought Christianity to Ireland. Much embellished in the telling, his story ...

St. Patrick's Day Facts: Snakes, a Slave, and a Saint

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Mar 16, 2009 ... On St. Patrick's Day—Tuesday, March 17—millions of people will don green and celebrate the Irish in, and around, them with parades, good ...

Did St. Patrick Really Drive Snakes Out of Ireland?

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Mar 15, 2014 ... According to tradition, St. Patrick chased Ireland's snakes into the sea. ... According to legend, the patron saint of Ireland chased the slithering ...

The Day of St Patrick and the myth of snakes being cast out of ...

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Mar 17, 2014 ... The absence of snakes in Ireland gave rise to the legend that they had all been banished by St. Patrick chasing them into the sea after they ...

Legends of St. Patrick Patron Saint of Ireland

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Various legends have grown up concerning St. Patrick, the most popular of the Irish saints. St. Patrick was not well-educated, a fact he attributes to early captivity .

The story of St Patrick - Legends And Myths

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The story of st patrick and his life, also a brief description about traditions and facts surrounding this holiday.

BBC - Saint Patrick's Journey - Myths and Legends

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Myths and Legends. After I died, all kinds of stories about me began to appear! Here are two of the most popular ones - and remember, these are not true stories.

St. Patrick - Saints & Angels - Catholic Online

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St. Patrick of Ireland is one of the world's most popular saints. ... There are several legends about what happened next, with the most prominent claiming he met ...

St. Patrick's Day - Kidzworld

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Mar 16, 2016 ... St. Patrick's Day is celebrated on March 17th. Read on ... When he was about 60 years old, Saint Patrick returned to Ireland to spread the Christian word. .... Alexander Skarsgård and Margot Robbie Talk The Legend of Tarzan ...

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St Patrick myths and legends - Ireland Calling

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Myths and legends that feature St Patrick, the patron saint of Ireland.

The Legend of St Patrick - Kiddyhouse

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The Legend of St Patrick Celebrated on 17th March. Patrick was born in Britain in the year 387. His real name is Maewyn Succat. The name St. Patrick was given ...

St. Patrick's Day 2011: Facts, Myths, and Traditions

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Mar 16, 2011 ... Was St. Patrick Irish? What's an authentic shamrock? Sort history from myth this St. Patrick's Day and celebrate true Irish heritage.