ST. JAMES THE GREATER: 1ST Apostle to Suffer Martyrdom, Evangelized Spain.

ST. JAMES THE GREATER, 1ST APOSTLE TO SUFFER MARTYRDOM, EVANGELIZED SPAIN “James, from Bethsaida, was the son of Zebedee and the brother of John. He was one of the three disciples to witness the Transfiguration and the agony in the Garden besides other important events of our Saviour’s public life. He and his brother’s impetuous zeal caused the Lord to name them the Sons of Thunder. James developed his apostolate in Judaea and Samaria. According to tradition he preached the Gospel in []