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St BARBATUS

Christian Saint

Also known as BARBATUS-OF-BENEVENTO

Bishop and Converter.

Shock and horror — he found his flock secretly flocking to a sacred tree with a golden snake. So he went in for prophecies to win them back.

He prophesied Emperor Constans II would besiege the town. Which he did. The next prophecy was that if the flock returned the siege would be lifted. They did. It was.

So the Bishop chopped down the tree and melted the golden snake to make a chalice.

St BARBATUS FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : BARBATUS
Location : Worldwide Christianity
Gender : Male
Type : saint
In charge of :
Celebration or Feast Day : February 19th
Birth and Death Dates : 612-682
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : BARBATUS-OF-BENEVENTO
Popularity index : 51
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Article last updated on 13 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. "BARBATUS: Saint from Christian mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 13 Feb. 2009. Web. 21 August 2014.

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