Saint Balthasar

The Wise Men

 

 St. Balthasar is counted as an intercessor for persons with epilepsy. He was one of the three magi who, according to their reading of the star, traveled from the east, bringing gifts to our Lord when he was an infant in Bethlehem.

Sources:

 http://orthodoxwiki.org/Magi

http://saints.sqpn.com/saintb35.htm

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