Martha

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Saunt Martha
Harold Copping Jesus at the home of Martha and Mary 400.jpg
Martha on the left, Jesus at the hoose o Mary an Martha, Harold Copping
Virgin, Myrrhbearer, Wunner Wirker o Soothren Gaul
Born probably Iudaea Province (modren-day Israel or Wast Bank)
Dee'd tradeetionally Larnaca, Cyprus or Tarascon, Gaul (modern-day France)
Veneratit in Roman Catholic Kirk, Eastren Christianity, Anglican Communion, Lutheran Kirk
Canonised Pre-congregation
Feast 29 Julie (Catholic, Anglican, Lutheran), Juin 4 (Orthodox)
Attributes besom; keys;[1]
Patronage butlers; cuiks; dieteetians; domestic servants; hamemakkers; hottle-keepers; hoosemaids; hoosewifes; innkeepers; laundry wirkers; maids; manservants; servants; servers; single layweemen; traivellers; Villajoyosa, Spain, Pateros, Metro Manila, Philippines

Martha o Bethany (Aramaic: מַרְתָּא Martâ) is a biblical feegur descrived in the Gospels o Luke an John. Thegither wi her siblings Lazarus an Mary o Bethany, she is descrived as leevin in the veelage o Bethany near Jerusalem. She wis witness tae Jesus' resurrection of her brither, Lazarus.

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  1. Saint Martha, Saints.sqpn.com, Star Quest Production Network.