Saints of the Week

In newspapers and bulletins
around the country

Saint Brigid of Ireland

I would like the angels of Heaven to be among us. I would like an abundance of peace.

    Facts about St. Brigid of Ireland

  • Brigid was a good friend of St. Patrick and was known for her charity.
  • She founded a monastery and a school of art in Ireland.
  • Brigid continually sought to help others until her death in 525. Today, she is honored as one of the patron saints of Ireland.