Christian mythology

A selection of Christian Martyrs, Hermits & Virgins

St. SAMSON OF DOL

Christian Saint

Also known as Samson of Brittany

A Welsh Monk turned French Bishop

He had a compelling vision commanding him to go to Brittany. He set off with his father Amwyn and a cart which was filled with books and vestments.

After founding two churches and two monasteries, he became Bishop of the one at Dol.

St. Samson of Dol Facts and Figures

Name: Samson of Dol
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Samson of Brittany

Gender: Male
Type: Saint
Birth and Death Dates: 525-565
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

Role: Unknown at present

Good/Evil Rating: Unknown at present
Popularity index: 84

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Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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