Mar 17 – Patrick of Ireland

A Great Cloud of Witnesses

Mar 17 - Patrick of Ireland

Patrick of Ireland
Bishop + Missionary + Apostle
17 March c461

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A Prayer

Almighty God, who in your providence chose your servant Patrick to be the apostle of the Irish people, to bring those who were wandering in darkness and error to the true light and knowledge of you: Grant us so to walk in that light, that we may come at last to the light of everlasting life.


From the Satucket Lectionary

Patrick was born about 390, in southwest Britain, somewhere between the Severn and the Clyde rivers, son of a deacon and grandson of a priest. When about sixteen years old, he was kidnapped by Irish pirates and sold into slavery in Ireland. Until this time, he had, by his own account, cared nothing for God, but now he turned to God for help. After six…

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