Apostle Apelles

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The holy, glorious, all-laudible Apostle Apelles is numbered among the Seventy Apostles. Along with the Apostles Urban, Stachys, Narcissus, Amplias and Aristobulus he assisted the Apostle Andrew of Twelve Great Apostles. St. Apelles was Bishop of Heraclea in Trachis.

Feast Day

The Church remembers St. Apelles on October 31


St. Nikolai Velimirovic, The Prologue of Ohrid