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
Nothing is known of St. James the Greater's early life, though it has been
established that he is the son of Zebedee and Salome and brother of John the
What can be known of St. James, son of Zebedee and brother of John, from
Scripture. Also discusses the tradition that St. James preached in Spain and that
St. James, known as the Greater, in order to distinguish him from the other
Apostle St. James, our Lord's cousin, was St. John's brother. With Peter and John
Oct 4, 2010 ... Alternative Titles: James, son of Zebedee, James the Greater. Saint ... The
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The Holy Apostle James. Saint James the Greater. Feastday: July 25. Also known
as: Jacobus Major; James the Great. This James is the brother of John the ...
Jul 25, 2007 ... St. James the Greater was one of the twelve apostles of Jesus, a son of Zebedee.
He and his older brother John were called by Jesus while ...
Find out about Saint James the Greater. Concise Biography, Dates, facts and
information about Saint James the Greater. The Patron Saint James the Greater.
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
Saint James the Apostle, brother of Saint John and one of the three who spent ...
This James, sometimes called James the Greater, is not to be confused with ...