By Tom Quiner
He lived in a land of pagans.
By the time his life had ended, he lived in a land of Christians.
St. Patrick taught the Gospel of Jesus in Ireland, planting 300 churches and baptizing some 120,000 souls. 481 more words
Ultimate seating is known throughout the special events industry as the most innovative seating system. With virtually no hardware the system dismantles remarkably quickly. The modular design of the system allows our design team to maximize the amount of seats in a given space. 40 more words
BOSTON (AP) — The mayor forced organizers of the city’s St. Patrick’s Day parade to invite an LGBT veterans group to march two years ago, the parade group’s lawyer said. 313 more words
First celebrated in 1771, just five years before the Declaration of Independence was signed, Philadelphia’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade has been a continuous 245-year tradition. Every Sunday before the actual holiday, more than 200 groups participate in the parade along the Benjamin Franklin Parkway, including marching bands, young dancers and various Irish associations located in the Delaware Valley region. 143 more words