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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. tyty
    5 years ago


  2. matthew kyle santiago
    5 years ago

    my parents gave me this holy name..

  3. nick
    5 years ago

    i have his name

  4. squalker JR
    5 years ago

    he has my name

  5. Mitchell
    5 years ago

    I've also chosen his name too!

  6. Kaela
    5 years ago

    kind of helpful to right a seventh grade religion paper

  7. A
    5 years ago

    he looks ok

  8. mitchel
    5 years ago

    im picking him for my confirmation name too

  9. Barry
    5 years ago

    i am picking Matthew for my Conformation name.

  10. Matthew
    5 years ago

    ill use this for my project but i could have used some more in depth info.

  11. Matthew
    5 years ago

    Hey This information is really helpful it helped me alot for my project thxs


  12. 5 years ago

    this was really helpful simple information

  13. rick
    6 years ago

    this website didn't help me at all for my project

  14. Smithy smith smitherson
    6 years ago

    Hi this was really help ful

  15. So
    6 years ago

    This was very good going from a tax collector to a saint

  16. cliff
    6 years ago

    this guy is great

  17. Bob Smith
    6 years ago

    this really helped thnx

  18. EL
    6 years ago

    Thanks for the info. I like reading about all these saints and what they did - gives me hope for how good hearted people can be when they follow Christ. It would be more interesting though, to find out about why a saint was canonized a saint (eg. miricles etc).

  19. Alex
    6 years ago

    This is great I needed to get myself unexated to go back to my boyfriend afetr having had sex with his best friend. So this board me, it is great.

  20. Marisol
    6 years ago

    This is super stupit, the saint and the web site!

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