Irish patroness St. Brigid of Kildare celebrated Feb. 1

Denver, Colo., Jan 27, 2013 / 08:04 am (EWTN News/CNA).-
On Feb. 1 Catholics in Ireland and elsewhere will honor Saint Brigid of Kildare, a monastic foundress who is – together with Saint Patrick and Saint Columcille – one of the country's three patron saints.