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San Sebastian was the quintessential San adored more to protect the people of epidemics such as the plague. It is the pattern of coffers, crossbows and arrows manufacturers and sewing needles. Explain older than a wealthy owner of a house Oden paid a large sum of money in order to have presence in the San Sebastian Church of Santa Cecilia Oden with the intention to protect the inhabitants of the municipality against Cólera.

In Catalonia there are many sayings with this saint, some of them are these:
_ Sant Sebastià guarda de fam, de pesta i de guerra i de tots els mals que hi ha.
_ Ortiga maleïda, si em piques el llevaré la vida; si Sant Sebastià ho sap, el llevarà el cap.
_ Per Sant Sebastià una hora el dia es va allargar.
_ Si fa sol per Sant Sebastià bon blat hi haurà.
_ Si gela per Sant Sebastià, el vi del cep se’n va.
_ Qui vol donar faves al segar ha de fer-les per Sant Sebastià.
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