It was philosophy that got him into trouble. His work ‘The Consolation of Philosophy’ posed such tricky questions as: how can evil prevail if God is so good?
His theory on the subject was tested by torturing him to death. We hope being a Saint is some small consolation.
St SEVERINUS-BOETHUS FACTS AND FIGURES
Name : SEVERINUS-BOETHUS
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 : 480-524
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Popularity index : 1053