He’s the brother of St. Scholastica and Founder of the Benedictines.
He started out as a hermit who worked out a splendid method of quelling lust: rolling around naked in thorns and brambles.
With these distractions out of the way, he was able to concentrate on producing such a liqueur as Benedictine which must have made things a lot more bearable.
His status as a Patron Saint of Poison Victims should hopefully keep you safe if you drink too much of the stuff.
St. Benedict Facts and Figures
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Benedict-Of-Nursia, Benedict-The-Great
Birth and Death Dates: 480-547
Celebration or Feast Day: July 11th
Role: Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating: Unknown at present
Popularity index: 380
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Article last revised on April 07, 2019 by the Godchecker data dwarves.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders
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