Episdode 7: St Patrick’s Influence on Celtic Christianity

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In this special podcast linked to our national holiday, we speak with Sarah Myers, a Heritage in Schools specialist and tour guide at Kilkenny’s St Canice’s Cathedral.

Happy St Patrick’s Day from everyone at The Heritage Council. In this special podcast linked to our national holiday, we speak with Sarah Myers, a Heritage in Schools specialist, and tour guide at Kilkenny’s St Canice’s Cathedral.

Sarah has a special interest in folklore, medieval history and Church history.

She examines Patrick's legacy and the influence he had Irish society at the time.

Also, she explores the influence Patrick had on Celtic Christianity.

We hope you find this podcast both informative and enjoyable.

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