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St. Matthew, one of the twelve Apostles, is the author of the first Gospel. This has been the constant tradition of the Church and is confirmed by the Gospel itself. He was the son of Alpheus and was called to be an Apostle while sitting in the tax collectors place at Capernaum. Before his conversion he was a publican, i.e., a tax collector by profession. He is to be identified with the "Levi" of Mark and Luke. His apostolic activity was at ... Continue Reading

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  1. Jacob
    4 years ago

    hmmm both the rate this saint questions are the same but they have different answer options. I think the second question is not the right one.

  2. matt
    4 years ago

    Thanks COL this article helped me learn a lot. He is recently my discovered patron saint for whom I will choose for Confirmation and will have a special relationship with throughout my life!

  3. damian
    4 years ago

    i chose saint Matthew for my project as well his the best =D

  4. Samuel D.
    4 years ago

    This was a really good article. I'm doing a project on him, maybe.

  5. lacey
    4 years ago

    Saint Matthew is coolest Apostle !!!!!!:D:D:D:D:D:D:D:D

  6. manny
    4 years ago

    pretty cool i need his date he lived

  7. dino
    5 years ago

    i think this is a great saint and is awesome and amazing!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  8. Sami
    5 years ago

    This was helpful and a few ways. Could you please add some virtues, though?

  9. bob
    5 years ago

    this is unhelpful in many ways i think it may have put me back a step

  10. MO
    5 years ago

    he is my favorite saint he is amazing like me

  11. ww2
    5 years ago

    he is 1 of my favorite saints

  12. Matt
    5 years ago

    He is my favorite because he is named after me

  13. TY TY
    5 years ago

    Matthew rocks

  14. e.a
    5 years ago

    WOW Mathew was one of the 12 apostles.....that is really good. but i need to know how he became a saint,date of death,when he became a saint....I can't tell you why

  15. jacob
    5 years ago

    when was he born

  16. sheryl
    5 years ago

    i love that name,Mathew.

  17. df
    5 years ago

    how did he become a saint

  18. c.f
    5 years ago

    how did he become a saint? i need it for assignment

  19. c.j
    5 years ago


  20. kevin
    5 years ago

    wen was he born? i need that info for a assignment.

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