As a boy he lost his father and inheritance in Merovingia. He knelt at the feet of a Bishop asking for help but only got a kick in the face.
Taking this to mean he must help himself, he went after worldly wealth in a ruthless fashion and was soon able to afford a wife.
A visiting monk, far more approachable than the abbot, pointed out he no longer needed to be a slave to his possessions or needed to ill-treat the poor.
So Romaric gave away property to help the poor and freed all his serfs. This felt so good that he became a monk himself and took up gardening for a while.
This made him feel even better and he established a Happy Family Monastery for both men and women so he could accommodate his wife, two daughters, grandchildren etc. Because as Abbot he was in charge now.
St. Romaric Facts and Figures
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Birth and Death Dates: ???-653
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present
Role: Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating: Unknown at present
Popularity index: 70
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Article last updated on April 07, 2019 by the Godchecker data dwarves.
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