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
BornAntioch, Sirie, Roman Empire
Dee'dMairch 84 AD
Near Boeotia, Greece
Veneratit inIn aw Christian Kirks
Major shrinePadua, Italy
Feast18 October
AttributesEvangelist, 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).
PatronageArtists, 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.