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St. Nicholas is the saint who enjoyed the largest cult after that of the Blessed Virgin Mary.
Man charity distinguished for his generosity to the poor and needy.
St. Nicholas of Myra is also called Bari, because this city was taken and his body is preserved. In 1087, about 62 sailors seized delegated his remains and transported to Bari, where they arrived on May 9, with unspeakable joy of the population. The sailors surrendered the body to Elijah Benedictine, abbot of St. Benedict, who built the Basilica of the Holy place.