In American culture there are few saints more familiar than those of Ireland. St. Patrick's day is celebrated far and wide, more than a few believe St. Brendan to have been the first named European to set foot on American soil, and the straw cross of St. Brigid is is not unrecognizable.
But, who were these people? What are the stories behind them?
- Just where did Brendan go?
- What's the story behind that woven cross?
- Did Patrick really drive all the snakes from Ireland's shores?
Find out! Join Cædmon for stories and excerpts of the lives of Ss. Brendan, Brigid, and Patrick, live in voice.
(Texts found at the Digital Book Index)