Sunday, March 16, 2008

St. Patrick for Today

Those who are planning to participate in today's LIVE webcast conversation on St. Patrick will most assuredly want to read:

Previous Blog posts:
2008: Happy St. Patrick's Day!
2007: St. Patrick: Christian Libertarian

Other Blogs:
• Vox Nova: If You Want to Celebrate St Patrick This Year

Apostle to the Irish
St. Patrick: Voice of Justice and Mercy
A Man of the Book
Service of the Scribes
Witness to Greatness
Quiet Flirtation
A Culture of Plunder and Praise
A People with a Past
The St. Patrick's Four and Resistance to the War in Iraq

• Thomas Cahill, How the Irish Saved Civilization (Doubleday, 1996).
• T. M. Moore, Celtic Flame: The Burden of Patrick (Xlibris, 2000).
• Mark Atherton, ed., Celts and Christians (University of Wales Press, 2002).
• Philip Freeman, St. Patrick of Ireland: A Biography (Simon and Schuster, 2004).
• John Carey, King of Mysteries: Early Irish Religious Writings (Four Courts Press, 1998).
• Thomas E. Woods, Jr., How the Catholic Church Built Western Civilization, (Regnery Publishing, Inc., 2005).

The Confession of St. Patrick (translated from the Latin by Ludwig Bieler)
St. Patrick’s Letter to the Soldiers of Coroticus.
St. Patrick's Breastplate Prayer


Our goal is not simply to retell the story of St. Patrick, but to apply the lessons of his life to such contemporary issues as:

• The War in Iraq
• Homelessness
• The Decline of Mainstream Religious Denominations
• Anything you can think of

3pm central for live webcast
This link should take you to the replay and MP3 download

No comments: