Apostelic Father

Definitions of Apostelic Father
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n any important early teacher of Christianity or a Christian missionary to a people

Synonyms:
Apostle
Examples:
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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
Type of:
Christian
a religious person who believes Jesus is the Christ and who is a member of a Christian denomination

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