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St BAVO

Christian Saint

Also known as ALLOWIN, BAVON

Hermit and Patron Saint of Ghent.

He led a dissolute life until middle age and then gave it up to become a hermit and live in a hollow tree.

After a number of dull adventures in austerity he returned to Ghent Monastery where he given planning permission to build a tiny cell in the woods.

It seems possible he may have run out of funds.

St BAVO FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : BAVO
Location : Worldwide Christianity
Gender : Male
Type : saint
In charge of :
Celebration or Feast Day : October 1st
Birth and Death Dates : 589-654
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : ALLOWIN, BAVON
Popularity index : 66
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Article last updated on 21 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. "BAVO: Saint from Christian mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 21 Feb. 2009. Web. 30 August 2014.

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