Matthew the Apostle
(Difference between revisions)
(Split off from Matthew)
Revision as of 23:19, 10 March 2008
In the New Testament, Matthew the Evangelist, or St. Matthew, is introduced as a tax collector from the town of Capernaum on the shores of Galilee. He is called Levi in Luke 5:27 and in Mark 2:14 . He became one of Jesus's twelve apostles.