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The Confession of Saint Patrick: his Anam-Cara

“Beyond being recognized as the patron saint of Ireland, little else is popularly known about Saint Patrick, ” writes John O’Donahue in his forward to this recent translation. And yet, Patrick left behind a unique document in his Confessions written … Continue reading

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St. Patrick’s Breastplate

While St. Patrick’s Day will be celebrated with green beer and faux Irish accents, it will be possible to miss the story of the prayer life of the man behind the day. Patrick was born around 385 A.D. in Scotland. … Continue reading

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