James, son o Zebedee

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Guido Reni - Saint James the Greater - Google Art Project.jpg
Saunt James the Greater bi Guido Reni
Apostle an martyr
Born Bethsaida, Judaea, Roman Empire
Dee'd 44 AD
Jerusalem, Judaea, Roman Empire
Veneratit in Aw Christianity
Canonised Pre-Congregation
Major shrine Cathedral o Santiago de Compostela, Galicie (Spain), Cathedral o St. James, Jerusalem, Armenian Quarter (Israel)
Feast 25 Julie (Wastren Christianity)
30 Aprile (Eastren Christianity)
30 December (Hispanic Kirk)
Attributes Scallop, Pilgrim's hat
Patronage Places
Galicie, Guatemala, Nicaragua, Spain; Acoma Pueblo, Badian in the Philippines, Guayaquil, Sahuayo, Santiago de Querétaro, etc.
Veterinarians, equestrians, furriers, tanners, pharmacists

James, son of Zebedee (Ebreu: יַעֲקֹבYaʿqob, Greek: Ἰάκωβος; dee'd 44 AD) wis ane o the Twal Apostles o Jesus, an tradeetionally conseedered the first apostle tae be martyred. He wis a son o Zebedee an Salome, an brither o John the Apostle. He is an aa cried James the Greater or James the Great tae distinguish him frae James, son o Alphaeus an James the brither o Jesus (James the Juist). James the son o Zebedee is the patron saunt o Spaingies, an as such is eften identifee'd as Santiago.