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SAINT ANDREW.

SAINT ANDREW.

Andrew the Apostle

Also known as
Andreas the Apostle; Endres the Apostle
Memorial
30 November
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The first Apostle. Fisherman. Brother of Simon Peter. Follower of John the Baptist. Went through life leading people to Jesus, both before and after the Crucifixion. Missionary in Asia Minor and Greece, and possibly areas in modern Russia and Poland. Martyred on an saltire (x-shaped) cross, while he preached for two days from it.

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