All posts tagged "Saints"

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Murder and Martyrdom, 7 Irish Saints and Sinners

Ann O'Regan17th March 2016

6 Magical Places to Visit from the life of St Patrick

Sarah Blair-Dickinson17th March 2015
Saint Patrick

17 Things you didn’t know about Saint Patrick 

Ann O'Regan16th March 2015
Site of the Chapel of William of Norwich
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The Boy Martyr of the Woods

David Senior26th February 2015
Bridget Cleary and husband
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Ireland’s Top 5 Strangest Murders

Ann O'Regan21st February 2015

Saint Valentine, Heartbreak and Haunting  in Ireland

Ann O'Regan14th February 2015
St John Ogilvie
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The Glasgow Dockworker Who Made A Saint

MJ Steel Collins24th July 2014
A statue of St Patrick at Croagh Patrick in County Mayo
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Who was St Patrick?

Staff Writer17th March 2013
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The Welsh Corpse Candles of St David

Staff Writer1st March 2013
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Who was St Valentine?

Staff Writer14th February 2013
St Elians Church
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The Saint Who Banned Greyhounds

Staff Writer16th October 2012
Running Hare
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St Mechell Raises Giant from the Dead!

Staff Writer20th September 2012
St Winefride
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St Winefride, another bloody beheaded saint!

Staff Writer6th September 2012
Wolf Finding St Edmund's Head
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The Wolf Who Protected St Edmund’s Head!

Staff Writer16th August 2012
St Willibrord
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St Willibrord the Rambo Monk – they couldn’t stop him!

Staff Writer9th August 2012
St Rumwold
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St Rumwold, England’s Baby Saint

Staff Writer2nd August 2012
St Armel
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St Armel – a saint of Arthurian greatness

Staff Writer26th July 2012
St Endelienta brought cows back to life!
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St Endelienta brought cows back to life!

Staff Writer12th July 2012
St Wilgefortis
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St Wilgefortis crucified because SHE grew a beard!

Staff Writer28th June 2012
St Alban's Execution
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Saint Alban’s eye-popping execution

Staff Writer21st June 2012
St Nectan of Hartland
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Thieves cut off St Nectan’s head, but he kept on going!

Staff Writer14th June 2012
St Dunstan and the Devil
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St Dunstan and his Devil-Beating Tongs

Staff Writer7th June 2012
Oliver Plunkett's head
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See St Oliver Plunkett’s Decapitated Head

Staff Writer1st May 2012
Walpurgis Night
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What is Walpurgis Night? A Night of Fire and Magick

Staff Writer30th April 2012