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St DOROTHEA

Christian Saint

Patron Saint of Florists and Gardeners, also Brides and Newlyweds

Martyr from Cappodacia. On her way to execution an onlooker named Theophilus jeered: "Come on then, send us some fruit and flowers from this Heaven of yours."

Immediately beside him appeared a cherubic child with a basket of fruit and roses.

We imagine his reaction was something along the lines of: ‘Holy sh*t!’ A possible conversion there, and she is now the Patron of Florists.

St DOROTHEA FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : DOROTHEA
Location : Worldwide Christianity
Gender : Male
Type : saint
In charge of :
Celebration or Feast Day : February 6th
Birth and Death Dates : ??? 303
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : None known
Popularity index : 133

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Article last updated on 19 April 2009 by the Godchecker Team.
Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

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