Fostering AWE and WONDER
It's March and in the New York area where I live that means multiple St. Patrick's Day celebrations. Many of my friends and I refer to ourselves affectionately as Bronx Irish Catholics or BICs. Our childhood memories consist of ceili dances, marching in various parades, and dancing and listening to Irish music. However our elementary school principal, Sr. Catherine Marie Jordan, osu not only taught us about St. Patrick and his connection to Ireland and Catholicism, but also stressed to us that we celebrated this day because St.