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5 Fascinating stories about St. Patrick and his influence

SAINT PATRICK

Fr Lawrence Lew, O.P. | Flickr CC by NC ND 2.0

Philip Kosloski - published on 03/05/21

St. Patrick is a legendary saint who inspired not only druids, but also his own family members.

While the world is familiar with the historical figure of St. Patrick, few know the direct impact he had on those around him.

Here are 5 remarkable stories about St. Patrick and how he influenced both believers and non-believers alike during his time in Ireland.

  1. Did you know St. Patrick’s sister is also a saint?
  2. The fire of St. Patrick that led to Ireland’s conversion
  3. How St. Patrick’s nephew became a saint
  4. 5 Inspiring quotes from St. Patrick that reveal his humanity
  5. Did St. Patrick expel snakes from Ireland?

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Read more:
Did St. Patrick expel snakes from Ireland?

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