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Go Green on St. Patrick’s Day

Saint Patrick’s Day has come to be associated with everything Irish: anything green and gold, shamrocks and luck. Most importantly, to those who celebrate its intended meaning, St. Patrick’s Day is a traditional day for spiritual renewal and offering prayers for missionaries worldwide.

So, why is it celebrated on March 17th? It is the day that St. Patrick died and endured as the principal champion of Irish Christianity.

So why is the color green and what does shamrock symbolize?

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