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St ANTHONY-OF-THE-CAVES

Christian Saint

Also known as ANTHONY-OF-KIEV

Russian caveman

He was a hermit. Trying to spread the word in Russia was a tough one. All the monasteries were manned by foreigners who couldn’t pronounce ‘Kiev’ without making the locals laugh.

Russian-born, our lad knew just what was needed to attract the peasants. Retire to a cave. No one can resist a hermit. Caves first — monasteries will follow when the following is big enough to fill one.

St ANTHONY-OF-THE-CAVES FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : ANTHONY-OF-THE-CAVES
Location : Worldwide Christianity
Gender : Male
Type : saint
In charge of :
Celebration or Feast Day : July 10th
Birth and Death Dates : 983-1073
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : ANTHONY-OF-KIEV
Popularity index : 28

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Article last updated on 23 January 2013 by the Godchecker Team.

Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

Cite this article:

Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "ANTHONY-OF-THE-CAVES: Saint from Christian mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 23 Jan. 2013. Web. 24 July 2014.

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