Saint Andrew

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Noun1.Saint Andrew - (New Testament) disciple of JesusSaint Andrew - (New Testament) disciple of Jesus; brother of Peter; patron saint of Scotland
New Testament - the collection of books of the Gospels, Acts of the Apostles, the Pauline and other epistles, and Revelation; composed soon after Christ's death; the second half of the Christian Bible
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This easternmost point of the island is a focal point for pilgrims among the island's Greek and Turkish Cypriot population because of a monastery dedicated to the Apostle Andrew, one of Jesus's first followers.
The apostle Andrew preached in Asia Minor and, according to legend, Georgia; James went to Spain; and Thomas voyaged as far as Madras, India, where he is buried.
DOESN'T David Starkey know the saltire was the cross that the apostle Andrew was crucified on?
Martyrs like Lawrence and the Apostle Andrew pointed out the importance of those in the 17th century who spread the faith in dangerous foreign lands.
He examines the tradition that the apostle Andrew, brother to Peter, brought Christianity to Russia, and the implications that tradition had for and against unification with the Roman Catholic Church.
In his arrival speech, this man who is considered the 270th successor to the Apostle Andrew said, ``It is with fatherly joy that we commence our voyage across this great land.