Ever wonder about St. Patrick’s Day? Unless you are one of the very Irish people around, you may not even know what the whole St. Patrick’s Day thing is all about. Many people tend to think Irish, shamrocks, green beer…what more is there? Well, I will tell you. Saint Patrick was the patron saint and national apostle of Ireland who is credited with bringing christianity to Ireland. St. Patrick’s Day is a traditional day for spiritual renewal and offering prayers for missionaries worldwide. It is thought that March 17th is the day that Saint Patrick died and that is why it is known as St. Patrick’s Day. If you are looking for parades and events surrounding St. Patrick’s Day in your area…check here. Enjoy your holiday!