Refugee Bishop of Tournai
When the Governor was banished from the city most of the Christian community fled to Blandinum. Which was safe even if it was a bit bland.
Eventually the Governor had a change of heart and said the Bishop could return, but on the very day he arrived he was attacked and killed by Arians opposed to orthodoxy.
Authors: Peter J Allen and Chas Saunders
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Location : Worldwide Christianity
Gender : Male
Type : Saint or Sage
Celebration or Feast Day : February 20th
Birth and Death Dates : 457-532
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : None known
Popularity index : 40
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