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The iconic St. Brigid's cross that can be found in many an Irish household as a tribute to Ireland's female patron saint. Photo: Vitocork, Getty Images Pro

Saint Brigid’s Cross: The Meaning Behind It

On February 1st each year, Ireland celebrates Saint Brigid’s Day. This post contains affiliate links, and I may earn compensation when you click on the links at no additional cost…

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Read more about the article Saint Brigid: Ireland’s Female Patron Saint and the Places that Honor Her
St. Brigid's Cathedral in Kildare. The cathedral is on the site of the monastery founded by Saint Brigid. Photo: Tourism Ireland.

Saint Brigid: Ireland’s Female Patron Saint and the Places that Honor Her

While St. Patrick’s Day is known the world over as March 17th, a day that is dedicated to Ireland’s patron saint, Patrick, little fanfare is given to Ireland’s patron saint,…

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