Read the story of Patrick's Life Religion has always been important in Ireland. Almost all the churches in the country are Roman Catholic. St. Patrick brought Christianity to Ireland and gave the Roman Catholic faith to the Irish. Although Patrick was born in Wales, the Irish honour him as their patron saint. Patrick was born
Let's Learn About Ireland and St. Patrick's Day St. Patrick's Day for kids to learn customs and traditions of English-speaking people. Ireland is a country with a lot of green grass and shamrocks. There is a lot of green in Ireland, so green is Ireland's national colour. This country is often called the "Emerald Isle".