Saint Andrew

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(New Testament) disciple of Jesus

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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.
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.
The 15th Century monastery is located on the Karpass peninsula, and named after the apostle Andrew, who reportedly visited the area on his final return to Palestine.
The apostle Andrew was the chap who fetched the loaves and fishes for the gathering at Galilee.