St BENEDICT-BISCOPAlso known as BENET-BISCOP, BISCOP-BADUCING
Originally from Northumberland, he did a lot of commuting to France and Rome bringing back lots of new-fangled ideas like books and glass and Gregorian chants and architecture.He also built monasteries at Wearmouth and Jarrow.
Struck with palsy in later life he carried on from his sickbed to the best of his very capable abilities.
Authors: Peter J Allen and Chas Saunders
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Location : Worldwide Christianity
Gender : Male
Type : Saint or Sage
Celebration or Feast Day : January 12th
Birth and Death Dates : 628-690
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : BENET-BISCOP, BISCOP-BADUCING
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