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St ARSENIUS-THE-GREAT

Christian Saint

Former imperial tutor in Egypt to the princes Honorius and Arcadius.

These behaved so badly and seemed so hell-bent on destroying their own Empire that our Saint fled to the desert — weeping so much he wore off his eyelashes.

After undergoing much ridicule, he managed to be accepted as a lowly monk, and always kept very quiet. His excuse: he always regretted the words he spoke, but was never sorry when he kept silent.

St ARSENIUS-THE-GREAT FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : ARSENIUS-THE-GREAT
Location : Worldwide Christianity
Gender : Male
Type : saint
In charge of :
Celebration or Feast Day : July 19th
Birth and Death Dates : 350-450
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : None known
Popularity index : 163

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Article last updated on 12 February 2009 by the Godchecker Team.
Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

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