A lowly shepherd, he had a vision during an eclipse and thereupon decided that with divine guidance he could build a bridge over the Rhone — where the force of the river had prevented the Romans from doing so.
He started but was not able to finish, but it was completed four years after he died. That’s divine guidance for you.
St. Bénézet Facts and Figures
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Birth and Death Dates: 1163-1184
Celebration or Feast Day: April 14th
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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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