His rule book for monks is a monastic must. His idea of memorizing liturgy at meal times was a great success.
His innovation put paid to all those awkward gaps between ‘pass the salt’ and ‘for Heaven’s sake stop slurping’. Unless you were a silent order, in which case the gap was even larger.
St PACHOMIUS FACTS AND FIGURES
Name : PACHOMIUS
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : None known
Location : Worldwide Christianity
Gender : Male
Type : saint
In charge of : Unknown at present
God of :
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Birth and Death Dates : 292-348
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Popularity index : 606