Friday, September 26, 2014

Fact of the Day: British Patrick

While St. Patrick is the patron saint of Ireland, he actually was never from the country. While disputed, his birthplace was either in Wales or Scotland. 

16 comments:

  1. Interesting fact! Happy weekend Adam! Lucy www.tpinkcarpet.com

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  2. I wish that somebody would make up their minds up!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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  3. Either Scotland or Briton...maybe we will never know, because no one seems to know for sure..

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  4. I read about this a while back. Very interesting.

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  5. Yes, he was kidnapped and taken to Ireland as a slave when he was a young man.

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  6. I didn´t know his history. He is not a popular Saint in my country( and there are many) Kisses:)

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  7. Saint me was from all over, I knew that, maybe

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  8. Shhhh...don't tell the Irish that;)

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  9. Didn't I hear that like so many saints, there isn't actual proof that Patrick, like St. Christopher, really existed?

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  10. Noooo...really? I Always thought he was Irish!

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  11. Yes, a kidnapped boy who made well.



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