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St. Brigid: Mary of the Gaels

http://web.ncf.ca/er719/thesaint.html

Includes history, folklore, poetry, information on the celebration of her feast day, and directions for making St. Brigid's crosses.

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St. Bridgit, or Bridget, and by Contraction, Bride

http://www.cin.org/saints/bridkild.html

Hagiography of the patroness of Ireland. From Fr. Alban Butler's Lives of the Saints.

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St Brigid

http://www.cushnieent.force9.co.uk/CelticEra/Saints/saints_bride.htm

Biography of Bridget, Bride, or Brigid, one of the most influential of the Irish saints.

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Saint Brigid: The Mary of the Gael

http://www.cin.org/saints/bridget.html

Biography, from the book "The Saints of Ireland: The Life-Stories of SS. Brigid and Columcille," by Hugh de Blacam.

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Saint Brigid of Ireland

http://www.adena.com/adena/sts/brigid.htm

The story of her life, for children. From the book "Miniature Stories of the Saints," by Daniel A. Lord.

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Catholic Encyclopedia: St. Brigid of Ireland

http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/02784b.htm

Biography of Brigid, incorrectly known as Bridget. Monastic founder, abbess of a double monastery, friend of St. Patrick. St. Brigid died in 525.

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Bridget of Kildare, Abbess

http://elvis.rowan.edu/~kilroy/JEK/02/01.html

Biographical portrait of the saint also known as Bridey. Includes a poem about St. Bridget by Phyllis McGinley, and prayers in traditional and contemporary language.

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Bridget of Ireland

http://www2.evansville.edu/ecoleweb/glossary/bridgeti.html

Short biography of St. Bridget, called the Mary of the Gael, by Karen Rae Keck.

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