Saunt Matthias

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Matthias
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Saunt Matthias frae the wirkshop o Simone Martini
Apostle
Born 1st century AD
Judaea, Roman Empire
Dee'd c. 80 AD
Jerusalem, Judaea or in Colchis (modren-day Georgie)
Honored in Roman Catholic Kirk
Eastren Orthodox Kirk
Oriental Orthodox Kirks
Anglican Communion
Lutheran Kirk
Canonizit Pre-Congregation
Feast May 14 (Roman Catholic Kirk, Anglican Communion)
August 9 (Eastren Orthodox Kirk)
Februar 24 (in leap years Februar 25) (pre-1970 General Roman Calendar, Wastren Rite Orthodoxy, Episcopal Kirk, Lutheran Kirk)
Attributes axe
Patronage alcoholics; carpenters; Gary, Indiana; Great Falls-Billings, Montana; smawpox; tailors; howp; perseverance

Matthias (Ebreu transliteration: Mattityahu;[1] Koine Greek: Μαθθίας; died c. 80 AD) was, according to the Acts of the Apostles, the apostle chosen bi lot tae replace Judas Iscariot follaein Judas' betrayal o Jesus an his subsequent suicide (as in the Gospel Accordin tae Matthew[2]).

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