Saints of the early Church
mother of Jesus witnessed the birth of the church on Calvar. Mary was with the praying community when the Holy Spirit came
The apostole was chosen by Jesus to lead represent the Twelve and to unify the Church
He was the "apostle of the Gentiles" who traveled to the major cities of the world to envangelize
One of the first deacons, Stephen gave his life fearlessly while whitnessing to Jesus
He was Paul's missionary companion on the first journey and was known for his great zeal
This young cousin of Barnabus went along on part of the first missionary journey. Later he helped Peter and Paul. A gospel is atributed to him.
Paul's "dear friend, the doctor" went with him on his journeys and was loyal to Paul during his Second Roman imprisonment. According to tradition, he wrote a Gospel and the Acts of the Apostles.