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Apostle Alphaeus

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The holy, glorious, all-laudable '''Apostle Alphaeus''' is numbered among the [[Apostles#The_Seventy|Seventy Apostles]]. He was the father of the [[Apostle James (son of Alphaeus)|Apostle James]] and the [[Apostle Matthew]], two of the [[Apostles|Twelve Great Apostles]]. He reposed in peace, and his [[feast day]] is on [[May 26]].
St. Alphaeus is referenced in the [[Gospels]] of [[Gospel of Matthew|Matthew]] (10:3), [[Gospel of Mark|Mark]] (3:18)]], and [[Gospel of Luke|Luke]] (6:15), along with a mention in the [[Acts of the Apostles]] (1:13).
== Source ==
*St. [[Nikolai Velimirovic]], ''The [[Prologue of Ohrid]]''
==External links==*[ Apostle Alphaeus of the Seventy] ([[OCA]])*[ Carpos and Alphaeus, Apostles of the 70] ([[GOARCH]]) [[Category:Biblical Saints|Alphaeus]][[Category:Saints|Alphaeus]][[Category:Seventy Apostles]][[Category: 1st-century saints]] [[ro:Apostolul Alfeu]]

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