He seems to have spent most of his time fighting the Moors and driving them out of Spain.
As they were considered heathen heretics, no doubt this was considered a very Christian thing to do in those times.
Then build a few ostentatious cathedrals in captured cities and presto — you’ve won a halo.
Article last updated on 23 January 2013
by the Godchecker Team.
Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders
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Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "FERDINAND-OF-CASTILLE: Saint from Christian mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 23 Jan. 2013. Web. 3 September 2014.