He was in the midst of feuds until he was chosen for Chichester Cathedral. Then King Henry II confiscated his property and income.
Our Saint pretended not to notice. He just carried on, and Henry relented and returned his property.
But if he expected gratitude he didn’t get it. Richard promptly sold everything and gave the proceeds to the poor.
St RICHARD-OF-CHICHESTER FACTS AND FIGURES
Name : RICHARD-OF-CHICHESTER
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 : 1197-1253
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Popularity index : 1415