The appointment of Saint Matthias as apostle was unique because it was not made personally by Jesus. Instead, he was chosen by the remaining eleven apostles to replace Judas.
There is no patron saint of numbers and words. There are patrons of mathematicians: St. Barbara St. Hubert of Liege and there are patrons of writers: St. Francis de Sales St. John the Apostle St. Lucy of Syracuse St. Paul the Apostle
Patronage of Saint Matthiasâ€¢against alcoholismâ€¢against smallpoxâ€¢carpentersâ€¢Gary, Indiana, diocese ofâ€¢Great Falls-Billings, Montana, diocese ofâ€¢reformed alcoholicsâ€¢tailors
The patron Saint Index lists no patron saint of logic.
There is no patron saint of intelligence, male or female.
As per the Patron Saint Index, Matthias the Apostle is represented by a lance or a spear.
There is no patron saint of sunburns but John the Apostle is the patron saint of burned people.
Saint Thomas the apostle and Saint Barbara are the patron saints of architects The patron saints of architects are:
Saint John the Apostle is the patron saint of friendships.
The Patron Saint Index lists Saint John the Apostle as the patron saint of friendships.
There are a number of saints that are patron saints of hospitals but Saint Jude Thaddeus is the only apostle on the list.
Sts. Matthias and Martin of Tours have been named patron saints of alcoholism as far as I have heard.
Before Matthias died and entered heaven as a saint he was the apostle chosen to replace Judas.
Matthew the Apostle is the patron saint of custom agents.
The patron saint of surveyors is St. Thomas the Apostle.
The patron saints for impossible (hopeless) causes are: Jude Thaddeus Gregory Thaumaturgus Philomena Rita of Cascia
There is no patron saint of time. However, Saint Eligius and Saint Peter the Apostle are patron saints of clock makers.