It is no accident that Patrick's stark admission of humility comes in the first sentence of his life story. He believed his own position was lowly and unworthy -- despite his epic successes.
We thought you might have some of the same burning questions we had about that special day so we compiled all our research for you in a green-themed FAQ.
Whether you make it to Dublin this year or you'll just be enjoying the revelry stateside, here are a few ways to enjoy the generously flowing Irish whiskey and beer alongside the Irish nationals.
With Comcast now in charge after the controversial merger with NBC was finalized, 2012 could be the last year in which gays are excluded -- or the last year in which NBC is involved in the parade. There are a few reasons for this.
I'm no fan of green cupcakes or green beer. And the only green eggs I like are the Dr. Seuss kind -- in a book. I prefer my corned beef without cabbage.
There are many reasons to celebrate this Saturday: it's the weekend, it's St. Patrick's Day and it's the beginning of spring. Dust off those baskets, those blankets, and those sunglasses -- and grab a few beers.
I opted for a pony cart for the seven miles through the rugged Gap of Dunloe, carved by ancient glaciers. Fields, waterfalls, stony glacial moraine --I heard my echo from the cliffs.
For fans of great brews, it's admittedly a little worrisome that Googling "St. Patrick's Day Beer" instantly returns a rash of images and links to neon-green pints.
From a spiced rum-spiked beer cocktail to pillowy, stout-flled whoopie pies, here are five delicious recipes sure to have Irish eyes smiling.
It's true that St.Patrick's day brings out the Irish in everyone, and it also happens to bring out the prettiest of Irish-inspired ideas for dressing ...
The countdown to St. Patrick's Day fun has begun, and it's time to start whipping up the green food if you haven't already.
Guinness -- it ain't just for drinking! This St. Patrick's Day, Endless Simmer has not only 100 ways to cook with Guinness, but we've also created three delectable desserts.
There are a lot of ways to celebrate St. Patrick's Day, and drinking yourself under the table is only one of them.
Take a break from the standard corned-beef-and-cabbage fare this St. Patrick's Day, and celebrate another highlight of Irish culture -- its beer.
We live on the park in New York where there seems to be a parade at least a few times a month for every possible nationality there is. One of the biggest is St. Patrick's Day, which of course thrills my husband. There's nobody named Donahue who doesn't love a St. Patrick's Day parade.
If a trip to Ireland is not on the agenda this year, it's still possible to get a taste of the Emerald Isle here in the States.