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Ever since the first Europeans called America home, before there was America, giving thanks to God has been our tradition. Even in … More a presidential proclamation of thanksgiving
It has been said that July 4 is the most important of secular American holidays. If not for the inclusion of pyrotechnic displays, contemporary observation of our nation’s birth typically looks like any other summertime gathering.
But what is the religious significance of Independence Day?
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More than 15-hundred years after his death, he is still one of the most popular saints in history, especially in Ireland. Every year on March 17, the Irish and the Irish-at-heart across the globe observe St. Patrick’s Day. What began as a religious feast day for the patron saint of Ireland has become an international festival celebrating Irish culture with parades, dancing, special foods and a whole lot of green. Continue reading Saint Patrick: Englishman, Slave, Missionary, Exterminator