Apostle Alphaeus

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Scriptural References

Matthew 10:3; Mark 3:18; Luke 6:15; Acts 1:13


The holy, glorious, all-laudible Apostle Alphaeus is numbered among the Seventy Apostles. He was the father of the Apostle James and the Apostle Matthew, two of the Twelve Great Apostles. He reposed in peace.

Feast Day

The Church remembers St. Alphaeus on May 26


St. Nikolai Velimirovic, The Prologue of Ohrid