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St Brigid of Ireland

Online resources about St Brigid of Kildare patroness of those who care for the earth, for justice and equality, for peace and reconciliation.


The Icon of St. Brigid

Created by Sr Aloysius McVeigh rsm . Further information about this icon with interactive symbols is available here. Icon of St. Brigid

Brigid of Kildare

Information about St Brigid including:-

  • Legend of St Brigid's Cloak
  • The Icon of St Brigid
  • Brigid's Fire
  • Symbols of the Brigidine Sisters
Hymns, Prayers and Poems - St Brigid

A collection of hymns, prayers and poems about St Brigid.

St Brigid Tapestry

This tapestry rich in symbolism was created by some parishioners of the Church of the Annunciation in Clonard, County Wexford. The tapestry is located in the day chapel there.

Saint Brigid by Patrick Joseph Tuohy

St Brigid painted by Patrick Joseph Tuohy (1894-1930) an Irish artist.

St Brigid Mosaic - Elaine Prunty

Created in 2015 commemorate to celebrate St. Brigid’s National School's (Castleknock, County Dublin) 150th Anniversary. The mosaic depicts St Brigid's cloak protecting the students. The outer mirror-glass mosaic's pattern uses a repeat pattern of the St Brigid cross symbol and the faces of the pupils are reflective mirror tiles.

We Sing a Song to Brigid (Alive-O)

This children's song about St Brigid of Kildare was written by Clare Maloney with music by Patrica Hegarty. The Irish Alive-O religious education programme which was complied during the 1990s.