Luke the Evangelist

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Saunt Luke the Evangelist
Grandes Heures Anne de Bretagne Saint Luc.jpg
Miniatur o Saunt Luke frae the Grandes Heures o Anne o Brittany (1503–1508) bi Jean Bourdichon.
Apostle, Evangelist
Born Antioch, Sirie, Roman Empire
Dee'd Mairch 84 AD
Near Boeotia, Greece
Veneratit in In aw Christian Kirks
Major shrine Padua, Italy
Feast 18 October
Attributes Evangelist, Physeecian, a beeshop, a beuk or a pen, a man accompanied bi a weenged owse/weenged cauf/owse, a man pentin an icon o the Blessed Virgin Mary, a brush or a palette (referrin tae the tradeetion that he wis a penter).
Patronage Artists, bachelors, physicians, surgeons, farmers, and others[1]

Luke the Evangelist (Laitin: Lūcās, Auncient Greek: Λουκᾶς, Loukãs, Ebreu: לוקאס‎‎, Lūqās, Aramaic: לוקא‎, Lūqā') is ane o the Fower Evangelists—the fower tradeetionally ascrived authors o the canonical Gospels.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Saint Luke the Evangelist". 27 December 2008.