Asked in Saints
When did Saint James the Greater die?
James the Greater was stabbed with a sword by King Herod Agrippa I in 44 at Jerusalem St. James was stabbed with a sword by King Herod Agrippa I in 44 at Jerusalem. St. James the Greater was stabbed with a sword by King Herod Agrippa I in 44 at Jerusalem. ...
Asked in Name Origins, New Testament, Nicknames
What was the nickname of the apostles James and John?
St. John is known as the evangelist. There are two St. James the lesser and the greater. St. James the lesser is known as the lust and the greater is known as the elder. ...
Asked in Saints, New Testament
What leaders of the early Church wrote letters that are included in the New Testament?
St. Paul, St. Peter, St. John, St. Jude all wrote epistles. St. James also wrote an epistle but it is uncertain if he was James the greater, James the lesser or another James. ...