Saint Matthias

Saint Matthias was an Apostle chosen by the remaining eleven Apostles to replace Judas Iscariot. He is known for his holiness and experience with Jesus from his baptism to his ascension. He is believed to have died a martyr by crucifixion or may have even been stoned and then beheaded. His feast day is celebrated on February 24th, and he is the patron of carpenters, tailors, those with smallpox, and in prayers for perseverence and for hope.

Colors of the Apostles

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Explore the story of Jesus’s apostles, likening their unique roles and personalities to a harmonious symphony. It highlights how their unity amidst diversity, transformative power, resilience, and collaborative spirit offer timeless lessons for modern societies grappling with cultural differences, crises, and the need for inclusive, empathetic leadership.

The Feast of the Apostles

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The Feast of the Apostles is also called the Synaxis of the Holy Apostles. This celebration is a liturgical feast in honor of the apostles’ martyrdom in Rome, and each of the 12 is commemorated on a different day of the Church calendar.

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