Peter of Argos

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Our father among the saints '''Peter the Wonderworker, [[Bishop]] of Argos''', was born in Constantinople in 855.  St. Peter died at the age of 70 and was buried in Argos. Five hundred years later the Venetians and the Franks raided Argos and Greece and took away the saint's relics. To this day, no one knows where they have been taken.
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Our father among the saints '''Peter the Wonderworker, [[Bishop]] of Argos''', is commemorated by the Church on [[May 3]].
 
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==Life==
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Saint Peter was born in Constantinople in 855.  St. Peter died at the age of 70 and was buried in Argos. Five hundred years later the Venetians and the Franks raided Argos and Greece and took away the saint's relics. To this day, no one knows where they have been taken.
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==External links==
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*[http://www.atlgoc.org/stpetear.htm Saint Peter of Argos]- Greek Orthodox Cathedral of the Annunciation website
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*[http://ocafs.oca.org/FeastSaintsLife.asp?FSID=101281 St Peter the Wonderworker and Bishop of Argos] - [[OCA]] website
 
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Our father among the saints Peter the Wonderworker, Bishop of Argos, is commemorated by the Church on May 3.

Life

Saint Peter was born in Constantinople in 855. St. Peter died at the age of 70 and was buried in Argos. Five hundred years later the Venetians and the Franks raided Argos and Greece and took away the saint's relics. To this day, no one knows where they have been taken.

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