James, son of Zebedee was one of the Twelve Apostles of Jesus, and
traditionally considered the first apostle to be martyred. He was a son of Zebedee
and Salome, and brother of John the Apostle. He ...
Facts. Feastday: July 25. Patron of pilgrims and Spain. Death: 44 ... Saint James
the Greater is known as the first apostle to die. As he was not allowed to be ...
What can be known of St. James, son of Zebedee and brother of John, from
Scripture. ... seem to have been people of means as appears from the following
St. James. Size: A A. Listen to Audio. This James is the brother of John the ... they
would indeed drink the cup and share his baptism of pain and death, but that ...
This James, sometimes called James the Greater, is not to be confused with ...
ST. JAMES, the brother of St. John Evangelist, son of Zebedee and Salome, and
nearly ... most ready to renounce every thing if God's greater glory should require
it. .... before Easter, in the year 43, about fourteen years after the death of Christ.
St. James, known as the Greater, in order to distinguish him from the other ... Like
his brother, he was active in the work of evangelization after the death of Jesus, ...
detail of a stained glass window of Saint James the Greater; 19th century by F X
... Son of Zebedee and Salome, brother of Saint John the Apostle, and may have
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information about Saint James the Greater. The Patron Saint James the Greater.
May 25, 2013 ... Biography and Readings for St. James the Apostle, commemorated July ... James
is often called James Major (= greater or elder) to distinguish ...
Jul 25, 2005 ... James was the son of Zebedee and Salome and the brother of St. John ... us that
King Herod Agrippa had St. James put to death by the sword.