Portrait of St. Patrick~ A 15th c. carving of the patron saint of Ireland from Cty. Louth. Patrick, a Roman enslaved British nobleman who Christianized 5th c. Ireland, was also her greatest champion and the first on record to oppose slavery.
St Patrick: Celtic Monasticism and Spiritual Formation today
By Dr. Richard Peace Originally published by The SEMI, the student publication of Fuller Theological Seminary. With another St. Patrick’s Day, we are reminded again of the saint who was credited with the conversion of Ireland. Not many saints’ feast days make it on to our cultural calendar but St. Patrick is one of the lucky [Read More...]