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By Catholic Online
3/17/2018 (9 months ago)
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Do you know everything about St. Patrick?
strong>1. St. Patrick's Day is used to celebrate the ______
A. Day St. Patrick was born
B. Day St. Patrick died
C. Day St. Patrick entered Ireland
D. Day St. Patrick escaped slavery
Explanation: March 17 is assumed to be the day St. Patrick died. It is celebrated heavily inside and outside of Ireland. In Ireland it is a holy day of obligation.
2. St. Patrick was born in Ireland.
Explanation: St. Patrick was born in Roman Britain.
3. According to legend, which animal did St. Patrick chase out of Ireland?
Explanation: According to tradition, St. Patrick chased the snakes out to sea after they attacked him during a 40-day fast on top of a hill.
4. How many leaves does the Shamrock have?
Explanation: The Shamrock has three leaves to represent the three persons of God. The Father, the Son and the Holy Ghost.
5. Which color was originally associated with St. Patrick?
Explanation: The original color associated with St. Patrick was blue.
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