RS Ueberetsch Kaltern Kalterer See Bootsverleih
RS Ueberetsch Kaltern Kalterer See Bootsverleih

The fisherman of Lake Caldaro

There, where Lake Caldaro can be found today, once a beautiful town was located whose inhabitants were evil, terrible people.

Only one house, situated a bit higher and away from the city, was inhabited by a pious but poor family. When Christ came with his disciple Peter to this area, they were tired from the long journey and starved to death. In the house of the pious family they asked for something to eat, but they had nothing to offer, except a jar of fresh water.

So Peter went down to the city to ask for something to eat, but came back empty-handed. When Christ heard of this mercilessness, he indignantly took the water jug and poured it out of the window. At the same moment, water came out of the ground and flooded the godless city. The inhabitants of the poor hut, however, could now fish in the lake and never had to suffer from hunger again.

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