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Erasmus was also known as Elmo. He was the bishop of Formiae, Campagna, Italy, and suffered martyrdom during Diocletian's persecution of the Christians. He once fled to Mount Lebanon during the persecution and lived a life of solitude there for some time, being fed by a raven. After the emperor discovered his whereabouts, he was tortured and thrown in prison. Legend claims that an angel released him and he departed for Illyricum, eventually ... Continue Reading

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  1. K Reynolds
    4 years ago

    This article is just what I needed to inspire me as I send a message to a 7-year old who is recovering from stomach surgery!

  2. george bust
    6 years ago

    BEST SAINT EVA


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