Who is Saint Andrew?

Answer The patron saint of Scotland, Saint Andrew is believed to have spread the doctrines of Christian religion throughout Greece and Asia Minor. The blue and white national flag of Scotland is symbolic ... Read More »

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When did Saint Andrew become a saint?

There are no definitive records on when Saint Andrew was born, died or granted sainthood. It was not until the 10th century that a standard for sainthood was set by the Roman Catholic Church. As An... Read More »

Who is Saint Andrew Avellino?

Saint Andrew Avellino, who lived from 1521 to 1608, was a native of Sicily, lawyer and Theatine priest who became known as a monastery reformer as well as a great preacher and spiritual director. C... Read More »

When did saint andrew die?

Saint Andrew the Apostle was the brother of Saint Peter and one of the 12 original disciples in the New Testament. According to church tradition, he was crucified on an X-shaped cross in November o... Read More »

What nationality was Saint Andrew?

Saint Andrew, the first apostle of Jesus Christ, was born in Bethsaida, a small town in the Galilee region of Palestine. Andrew was of Hebrew/Jewish birth and is the patron saint of Scotland, Greec... Read More »