Apostelic Father

Definitions of Apostelic Father
  1. noun
    any important early teacher of Christianity or a Christian missionary to a people
    synonyms: Apostle
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    Saint Luke
    (New Testament) the Apostle closely associated with St. Paul and traditionally assumed to be the author of the third Gospel
    Saint Mark
    Apostle and companion of Saint Peter; assumed to be the author of the second Gospel
    Saint Patrick
    Apostle and patron saint of Ireland; an English missionary to Ireland in the 5th century
    Apostle of the Gentiles
    (New Testament) a Christian missionary to the Gentiles; author of several Epistles in the New Testament; even though Paul was not present at the Last Supper he is considered an Apostle
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    Christian
    a religious person who believes Jesus is the Christ and who is a member of a Christian denomination
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