Celebrating Ireland with Armergin

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! Tradition maintains that on March 17, in the year 432, Saint Patrick, at the young age of 16, was captured by Irish pirates from his home in Great Britain and taken as a slave to Ireland. Little did the pirates know that this young man would be an agent for changeContinue reading “Celebrating Ireland with Armergin”

Happy St. Patrick’s Day

  March 17, 2013 is officially St. Patrick’s Day.  OnTheRoad is celebrating this auspicious event by thumbing through Charles Gidley’s “The Book of Kells,” a remarkable resource for those, like me, who enjoying looking at pictures as they read. The Book of Kells, often times referred to as the Book of Columba, is Ireland’s greatestContinue reading “Happy St. Patrick’s Day”