The Real St. Patrick

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! While contemporary American tradition associates this day with drinking green beer in honor of some Irish guy we know very little about, there is actually more to the story.

For anyone interested in discovering more about who St. Patrick really was, you can read a fascinating and thorough account of his life here. You may be surprised to find out that he was a freed slave who returned to share the good news of Jesus Christ with his captors.

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