Christian mythology

A selection of Christian Martyrs, Hermits & Virgins

St. LAWRENCE JUSTINIAN

Christian Saint

Also known as Lawrence Giustiniani, Lorenzo Giustiniani, Laurence Justinian

First Patriarch of Venice

At nineteen he had a dream of Eternal Wisdom in the form of a woman. She told him how to seek and find everlasting peace.

So he became a monk, dressed in rags and didn’t say very much at all ever again. This got him promoted to Bishop. Mysterious ways indeed.

Reluctant to become a bishop, he kept his life as simple as possible when chosen. He avoided pomp and ceremony whenever he could, and would only help the poor with bread and clothes as he knew they were not to be trusted with cash.

St. Lawrence Justinian Facts and Figures

Name: Lawrence Justinian
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Lawrence Giustiniani, Lorenzo Giustiniani, Laurence Justinian

Gender: Male
Type: Saint
Birth and Death Dates: 1380-1455
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

Role: Unknown at present

Good/Evil Rating: Unknown at present
Popularity index: 77

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Article last updated on April 07, 2019 by the Godchecker data dwarves.
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