Saint Patrick, Textile Art Icon Banner,
Top/Bottom Parts: Metal ornaments with crosses
Size from top to crosses: 9 3/4" x 3 7/8"
Saint Patrick of Ireland - a saint of both the Western and Eastern Churches. In the West he known for his evangelization of Ireland. In the East he is regarded as "equal-to-the-Apostles" and Enlightener of Ireland. He is the beloved Saint of the sons and daughters of Ireland through out the world!
St Patrick, Bishop of Amagh, was born a Briton. Captured and brought to Ireland as a slave, he escaped and returned home. Later, he returned to Ireland as a missionary, bringing Christianity to its people. His feast day March 17th. (March 30th Julian Calendar).