Saint Andrew

(redirected from The Apostle Andrew)
Also found in: Dictionary.
Related to The Apostle Andrew: Saint Andrew the Apostle, Saint Andrew
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • noun

Synonyms for Saint Andrew

(New Testament) disciple of Jesus

References in periodicals archive ?
Ironically, the Apostle Andrew has been a heralded Patron Saint of Russia since the earliest days of the Russian Orthodox Church.
The St Andrew's Cross, according to legend, is that shape because the apostle Andrew, as a mark of respect, petitioned the Roman authorities who sentenced him to death not to crucify him on the same shape of cross as Christ.
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.
Situated at the tip of the Karpas peninsula, the monastery was built on the spot where the Apostle Andrew is said to have come ashore on his way to Greece in the 1st century AD.
He is the 270th Successor to the Apostle Andrew who brought the Christian faithful to the shores of Bosporus, ancient Constantinople, now Istanbul.
The apostle Andrew was the chap who fetched the loaves and fishes for the gathering at Galilee.