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St ANTONINUS-OF-FLORENCE

Christian Saint

Also known as ANTHONY-OF-FLORENCE

Patron Saint of Fever

Dominican Bishop of Florence. It took a while for him to become Bish as he was a sickly chap with constant attacks of fever and illness.

He became a founder of modern moral theology and Christian social ethics. This all started when he declared that his wallet belonged to the poor. When it was empty he gave away his furniture and clothes. After that, what?

Ironically, he approved of making a profit, as the money to do good had to come from somewhere.

St ANTONINUS-OF-FLORENCE FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : ANTONINUS-OF-FLORENCE
Location : Worldwide Christianity
Gender : Male
Type : saint
In charge of :
Celebration or Feast Day : May 2nd
Birth and Death Dates : 1389-1459
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : ANTHONY-OF-FLORENCE
Popularity index : 27

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Article last updated on 12 February 2009 by the Godchecker Team.

Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

Cite this article:

Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "ANTONINUS-OF-FLORENCE: Saint from Christian mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 12 Feb. 2009. Web. 23 July 2014.

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