Being naked under his vestments, he was a little worried his congregation might notice and suffer from shock.
But a holy intervention occurred in the nick of time and he appeared to be wearing a lovely golden tunic.
So he got a stiff reprimand from his Bishop for wearing such flashy gear. Sometime you just can’t win.
Article last updated on 25 February 2006
by the Godchecker Team.
Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders
References: Coming soon.
Cite this article:
Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "MARCIAN-OF-CONSTANTINOPLE: Saint from Christian mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 25 Feb. 2006. Web. 30 July 2014.