We do not know for certain where St. Patrick was born, but it was round the year 385. When he was a teenager, he was captured by invaders and taken to Ireland where he was sold as a slave. After working for many years as a shepherd, Patrick escaped and want to France.
After being ordained as a priest, Patrick was sent back to Ireland as its bishop with the difficult task of converting the people from their pagan ways. God protected Patrick and blessed his work with great success. Reading this story can encourage us to follow in the footsteps of St. Patrick, who answered God’s call and helped bring a whole nation closer to God.
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