The History of St. Patrick's Day

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St. Patrick’s Day is about more than celebrating Ireland by wearing green on March 17th every year. It actually has a deep history that revolves around the life of a man by the name of St. Patrick, known throughout his life as Patrick of Ireland. 

What is it about this man that we celebrate St. Patrick each year in his honor? We’ll discuss that and so much more about this saintly man as we take a deep dive into the history of St. Patrick’s Day.