This beautiful prayer of St. Patrick was his lorica, Latin for ‘body armor’. It is more popularly known as “St. Patrick’s Breast-Plate” which he composed in preparation for his spiritual battle, and ultimate victory, over paganism in Ireland. St. Patrick went into battle with the demons of the Druids with the body-armor of Christ, and won Ireland for the Catholic Church.
“You know you’re Catholic when . . . ” jokes!
Vampires, sorcerers, dragons… There seems to be an array of imaginative books for children and young adults, but what about the ones that teach and share the Catholic faith? As Catholic parents our primary purpose is make sure our kids are learning their faith. Reading quality Catholic books is the perfect way to start. […]