Christian mythology

St. BRICE

Christian Saint

Also known as Brice of Tours

Patron Saint of Stomach Problems and Tummyache

A protégé of SAINT-MARTIN-OF-TOURS.

He let his mentor down on every occasion. He disobeyed his holy orders, laughed at the other monks and was protected from punishment because he was also very rich.

He was elected Bishop to replace Martin when he died. It is possible money may have changed hands. His behavior did not improve and he was eventually forced to leave under a cloud.

He fled to Rome where after seven years he saw the light and returned as such a wonderfully changed pious and loveable person he was soon back to being Bishop, and was so sickeningly perfect that Sainthood was bestowed upon him.

St. Brice Facts and Figures

Name: Brice
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Brice of Tours

Gender: Male
Type: Saint
Birth and Death Dates: ??? -443
Celebration or Feast Day: November 13th

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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