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Religion has been important to the Irish American identity in America, and continues to play a major role in their communities.

religionnews.com/2014/03/17/irish-americans-religion-politics

Mar 17, 2014 ... Irish-American Religion ... Religion of Americans of Irish descent, General Social Survey 2000-2012 ... What is your religious preference?

www.everyculture.com/multi/Ha-La/Irish-Americans.html

In the fifth century A.D. St. Patrick came to Ireland and introduced the Gaels to Christianity. Thus began a great religious and cultural period for the country.

www.loc.gov/teachers/classroommaterials/presentationsandactivities/presentations/immigration/irish5.html

Ill will toward Irish immigrants because of their poor living conditions, and their ... In the Questions for Admittance to the American Party (1854), inductees ...

www.irishcentral.com/news/irish-americans-are-more-protestant-than-catholic

Mar 22, 2014 ... In addition, through their own schools, dances, and religious orders, Catholicism seems woven into the very fabric of Irish American history.

www.huffingtonpost.com/katharine-rose/irish-pride-catholic-guil_b_6834544.html

Mar 10, 2015 ... Like many Irish Americans, Mr. O'Connor identifies with his ... Irish American identity and guilt is specifically strong in the realm of religion.

www.history.com/news/when-america-despised-the-irish-the-19th-centurys-refugee-crisis

Mar 16, 2017 ... More than 150 years ago, it was the Irish who were refugees forced into ... They practiced an alien religion and pledged allegiance to a foreign ...

xroads.virginia.edu/~ug03/omara-alwala/irishkennedys.html

Bostonians and Americans, held the Irish in such low opinion that they they ... Many Protestants and "native" Americans were distrustful of a religion that was, ...

www.irishtimes.com/opinion/letters/irish-american-or-american-irish-1.3032495

Apr 3, 2017 ... Many with other or no religion will have a Protestant background, so a clear majority of those with Irish roots in America are Protestant or are ...