St. Brigid Cross is the most enduring tradition associated with St. Brigid. Learn how to weave a cross at one of our two cross weaving workshops.
Time: 10.00 a.m – 11.30 p.m.
Venue: Solas Bhríde Spirituality Centre, Tully Road
The St. Brigid’s cross is one of the most widespread customs associated with St. Brigid. Traditionally, the cross is woven on Brigid’s Eve and placed in the home, usually over the door, to bless all who come in or go out, and to gain protection of the household from fire and disease. A celtic blessing associated with the placing of the cross over the doorway is:
“May St. Brigid bless the house……