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St MARTIN-OF-TOURS

Christian Saint

Patron Saint of Soldiers, Beggars Vineyard Owners and Wine Growers

Soldier turned Bishop.

He served in the Roman army until a vision of Christ made him change his sword for a crosier.

He became Bishop of Tours, and having given up bloodshed opposed the execution of heretics.

St MARTIN-OF-TOURS FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : MARTIN-OF-TOURS
Location : Worldwide Christianity
Gender : Male
Type : saint
In charge of :
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Birth and Death Dates : 323-397
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : None known
Popularity index : 61
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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. "MARTIN-OF-TOURS: Saint from Christian mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 25 Feb. 2006. Web. 3 September 2014.

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