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Bartholomew the Apostle

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Saint Bartholomew
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Saint Bartholomew by Jusepe de Ribera
Apostle and Martyr
Born Born:: Judea
Died Died::71 AD, Caucasian Albania
Venerated in Roman Catholicism
Eastern Orthodoxy
Oriental Orthodoxy
Canonized Pre-congregation
Major shrine Saint Bartholomew Monastery in Armenia, Relics at Saint Bartholomew-on-the-Tiber Church, Rome, the Canterbury Cathedral, cathedral in Frankfurt, and the San Bartolomeo Cathedral in Lipari
Feast August 24 (Roman Catholicism)
June 11 (Eastern Orthodoxy)
Attributes Knife, His flayed skin
Patronage Armenia; bookbinders; butchers; Florentine cheese and salt merchants; leather workers; neurological diseases; plasterers; shoemakers; tanners; trappers; twitching; whiteners

Bartholomew (Greek: Βαρθολομαῖος, Bartholomaios; Aramaic: תולמי‎‎‎‎‎‎ בר, Bar-Tōlmay; "Name means::Son of Tholmai") was one of the Twelve Apostles of Jesus.


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