Bartholomew the Apostle
Catholic Encyclopedia: St. Bartholomew
Mentioned in the lists of apostles in the Synoptic Gospels and in Acts, thought to be identical with Nathaniel (mentioned only in the Gospel of John).
An Hymn upon St. Bartholomew’s Day
A poem by Thomas Traherne included in The Oxford Book of English Mystical Verse.
James Kiefer's Christian Biographies: Bartholomew, Apostle
Explanation of why he is thought to be the same person as Nathanael. Prayer in traditional and contemporary language.
Martyrdom of the Holy and Glorious Apostle Bartholomew
Apocryphal. According to this story, Bartholomew went to "India," where he was beheaded for having converted King Astreges' brother Polymius to Christianity. From the Ante-Nicene Fathers, vol. 8.
A Saint a Day: St. Bartholomew
The story of the apostle. Suitable for children.
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