Christian mythology

St. BÉNÉZET

Christian Saint

The Bridge Builder

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

Name: Bénézet
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names:

Gender: Male
Type: Saint
Birth and Death Dates: 1163-1184
Celebration or Feast Day: April 14th

Role: Unknown at present

Good/Evil Rating: Unknown at present

Article last updated on 07 April 2019 by the Godchecker data dwarves.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

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