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Gospel to barbarians and cannibals in the interior of Ethiopia, at the harbour of the sea of Hyssus, at the mouth of the river Phasis.
Matthias to Rome, and that a portion of them was at Trier.
Matthias who was Bishop of Jerusalem about the year 120, and whose history would seem to have been confounded with that of the
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  Saint Matthias
St. Matthias, the apostle was martyred about 63 A.D. He was born in Bethlehem, followed the apostles and was chosen in place of Judas Iscariot in the upper room on the mount of Zion.
When they were about to seize them, the two Saints prayed to the Lord, and a stream of water flowed from under one of the pillar of the prison.
Matthias, along with St. Andrew and his disciple taught them the mystery of the Incarnation of the Lord Christ.
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 Saint Michael Center - Saints   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Saint Joseph, the virginal spouse of the Blessed Virgin Mary, who guarded and protected her in her Divine Maternity, is, as a member of the Holy Family, one of a trinity in Heaven which every Christian heart must turn to in veneration and prayer.
Saint James (James the Less), brother of Saint Simon and Saint Jude, and the fist Bishop of Jerusalem, was thrown from the top of the Temple of Jerusalem by the Jews, and then clubbed to death in the street.
Saint Bede was educated by a saint, Saint Benedict Biscop, and was ordained by a saint, Saint John of Beverley.
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 SAINT MATTHIAS, APOSTLE   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Saint Peter declared the necessity of choosing a twelfth apostle.
Saint Matthias received the Holy Ghost with the rest soon after applied himself with zeal to the functions of his apostleship.
He is recorded by Saint Clement of Alexandria to have been remarkable for inculcating the necessity of the mortification of the flesh with regard to all its sensual and irregular desires an important lesson he had received from Christ, and which he practiced assiduously on his own flesh.
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 The Golden Legend: The Life of Saint Matthias
Saint Matthias had the first in suffering martyrdom, the second was in despising himself, and he had the third in amarvelling the majesty of our Lord.
Saint Matthias the apostle was in the place of Judas the traitor, and therefore first we shall rehearse here the birth and beginning of Judas.
Saint Matthias which was set in the place of Judas was born in Bethlehem of the tribe of Judah.
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 Apostle Matthias - OrthodoxWiki
Saint Matthias is commemorated on August 9 by the Church.
Apostle Matthias was born at Bethlehem of the Tribe of Judah.
Using the prophecies of the Old Testament, the Apostle Matthias demonstrated that Jesus Christ is the True God, the promised Messiah, the Son of God, Consubstantial and Coeternal with God the Father.
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 Saint Patrick's Church: Saints of May 19
The relics of Bishop Cyril are enshrined in the abbey church of Saint Matthias in Trier, Germany (Benedictines).
In 1284, Saint Ivo was ordained to the priesthood.
Saint Celestine said, "I wanted nothing in the world but a cell, and a cell they have given me." Ten months later he died, and was buried at Aquila, the most pathetic figure in the history of the papacy (Attwater, Ayscough, Benedictines, Delaney).
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 Saint Matthias - ApostolicWiki
Saint Peter, therefore, as Vicar of Christ, arose to announce the divine decree.
Of him it had been written, “His bishopric let another take.” A choice, therefore, was needed of one among those who had been their companions from the beginning, who could bear witness to the Resurrection of Jesus.
It is recorded of the Saint, wonderfully elected to so high a vocation, that he was remarkable for his mortification of the flesh.
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 Saint Matthias - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Matthias in interiore Æthiopia, ubi Hyssus maris portus et Phasis fluvius est, hominibus barbaris et carnivoris praedicavit Evangelium.
("Matthias preached the Gospel to barbarians and meat-eaters in the interior of Ethiopia, where the sea harbor of Hyssus is, at the mouth of the river Phasis.
The lost Gospel of Matthias is attributed to Matthias.
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 History of the Saint Matthias Slovak Parish, Youngstown, Ohio
The present Saint Matthias Roman Catholic Slovak Church is located on the southeast side of Youngstown, which was called Lansingville in the early 1900’s.
Saint Matthias continues to be a vibrant parish community and many of its members are first and second generation American-Slovaks who treasure the heritage of their Slovak ancestors.
Saint Matthias Slovak Parish community is proud that it has been able to continue its positive influence on the upper south side of the City of Youngstown (Lansingville) and hopes to be a visible presence there for many more years to come.
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 Saint Patrick's Church: Saints of May 14
Saint Boniface was the chief steward of a beautiful, young and socially ambitious Roman noblewoman, named Aglae.
Saint Carthage was exceptionally strict about the holding of property; at Rathan he would not allow the community to have horses or oxen to help in the tillage.
Saint Elizabeth Bichier des Ages with the Daughters of the Cross, also known as the Sisters of Saint Andrew the Apostle.
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 AnteNicene + Fellowships - AnteNicene Christian Fellowships
Saint Matthias Mission is a dual purpose Ministry of the non-denominational Communion of Christians known as the
Saint Matthias is here to serve those most in need of the evidence of God's Grace,Mercy and Love and to nurture the Hunger of the Body of Christ to know and love Him more each day.
Saint Matthias also serves as the "hub" for a growing "House Church" Network within our community seving the needs of those who adhere to Christianity but are "put off" by "Churchianity".
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The Holy Apostle Matthias was born at Bethlehem, and was a descendent of the Tribe of Judah.
When the Lord Jesus Christ revealed Himself to the world, Saint Matthias believed in Him as the Messiah, followed constantly after Him and was numbered amongst the Seventy Disciples, whom the Lord "did send by twos before His face" (Lk 10:1).
After the Ascension of the Saviour, Saint Matthias was chosen by lot to replace amongst the 12 Apostles the fallen-away Judas Iscariot (Acts 1:15-26).
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 St. Matthias - Saint of the Day - American Catholic
Each saint the Church honors responded to God's invitation to use his or her unique gifts.
Matthias is not mentioned by name anywhere else in the New Testament.
If the apostles are the foundations of our faith by their witness, they must also be reminders, if only implicitly, that holiness is entirely a matter of God’s giving, and it is offered to all, in the everyday circumstances of life.
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 Saint Matthias Episcopal Church, Tuscaloosa, Alabama
Saint Matthias’ will join with the folks at Canterbury for a Thanksgiving service on Wednesday evening, November 22nd, at 6:00 p.m.
Saint Matthias’ is looking for a volunteer to assist in leading our Christian Education.
Join members of the community as well as folks from Saint Matthias’ in working at the West Alabama Food Bank on the third Saturday of the month which will be the 18th of November at 7 a.m.
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 Saint of the Day
That's the first we hear of Matthias in Scripture, and the laSaint Legends like the Acts of Andrew and Matthias testify to Matthias' enthusiastic embrace of all that being an apostle meant including evangelization, persecution, and death in the service of the Lord.
Saint Matthias, pray that we may become worthy witnesses to the resurrection of Jesus in the way we live the eternal life we have right now.
Saint Michael Garicoits, who was at one time spiritual director of the Basque house of the Daughters of the Cross at Igon, received much encouragement in his foundation from Saint Elizabeth Bichier des Ages, and he was all his life a close friend of her congregation in the Basque country.
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 Lives of the Saints, February 24, St. Matthias, Bl. Robert of Arbrissel
Our ignorance of many points in Saint Matthias’s life serves to fix the attention all the more firmly upon these two — the occasion of his call to the apostolate, and the fact of his perseverance.
Blessed Robert, one of the principal historical figures of his time and one of the most astonishing Saints of the Church, was born at Arbrissel, now Arbressec, a short distance from Rennes, in about 1045.
The Bollandists remark: “Her existence was marked by many contradictions, but she had the courage to pass beyond the judgment of human beings and to walk without deviating on the path to heaven.”
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 Living Faith Fellowship
The staff of Saint Matthias are all volunteers and do not recieve payment for their personal contribution of time of service to this ministry.
Saint Matthias has an active youth outreach ministry that strives to reach our young “where they are” by hosting many non-denominational social activity opportunities through which we can provide our area youth with a comfortable, real and relation based means of sharing the truth of God’s Love for them.
Saint Matthias, the Apostle, Church is dedicated to holding true to the Great Commission of Our Lord Jesus Christ that we “go and make Disciples”.
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 Saint Matthias St. Matthias, Apostle and Martyr   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Mattithiah, signifying "gift of Yahweh." Matthias was one of the seventy disciples of Jesus, and had been with Him from His baptism by John to the Ascension (Acts i, 21, 22).
The Synopsis of Dorotheus contains the tradition that Matthias preached the Gospel to barbarians and cannibals in the interior of Ethiopia, at the harbor of the sea of Hyssus, at the mouth of the river Phasis; that he died at Sebastopolis, and was buried there, near the Temple of the Sun.
It is said that St. Helena brought the relics of St. Matthias to Rome where they repose in Saint Mary Major, and that a portion of them are at the abatical church of Trier.
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 St. Matthias
After devout prayer to God, that he would direct them in their choice, they proceeded in it by way of lot, which falling by the divine direction on Matthias, he was accordingly associated with the eleven, and ranked among the apostles.
Matthias received the Holy Ghost with the rest soon after his election; and after the dispersion of the disciples, applied himself with zeal to the functions of his apostleship, in converting nations to the faith.
Some portions of his relics are shown in the abbatical church of Triers, and in that of St. Mary Major in Rome, unless these latter belong to another Matthias, who was one of the first bishops of Jerusalem: on which see the Bollandists.
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 May 14 Saint   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The first chapter of the Acts of the Apostles explains that the group proposed two names; One was Matthias, the other, Joseph, called Barsabbas.
Matthias reminds us that we are fortunate to be followers of Jesus and members of his Church.
Let us ask St. Matthias to show us how to be more grateful for what we have received.
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 Matthias, Saint - HighBeam Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Matthias, Saint, in the Bible, apostle chosen by lot to fill the place of Judas Iscariot.
He is said in ancient tradition to have died a martyr at Colchis.
Norse mythology and the lives of the saints.
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 SMS Case Statement   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Saint Matthias School has a proud history of excellence.
This year, Saint Matthias is proud to announce the creation of the SMS Annual Development Fund.
Saint Matthias places great value on each of the three components of the “giving trinity” … time, talent and treasure.
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 Our Pastor   (Site not responding. Last check: )
He also studied at Villanova University while a student at Saint Charles.Father Rodgers was ordained a Priest on May 22, 1965 by Archbishop John J. Krol in the Cathedral of Saints Peter and Paul.
Upon returning to the United States, Father was a Professor of Philosophy at Saint Charles Seminary and was also the Academic Dean of Religious Studies at the seminary.
He was installed as the seventh Pastor of Saint Matthias Parish on June 23,1990.
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 Matthias - Daily Prayers with the Saints for the New Millennium - by Terry Ann Modica   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Matthias - Daily Prayers with the Saints for the New Millennium - by Terry Ann Modica
Holy Spirit, before You descended on the disciples, You chose Saint Matthias to replace Judas as the twelfth apostle.
I ask Saint Matthias to pray for an increase of vocations.
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 Vies des Saints - 24 Février - Saint Mathias, Bx Robert d'Arbrisselle
Matthias et Joseph, appelé Barsabas, que sa piété extraordinaire avait fait aussi surnommer le Juste, furent jugés dignes de cette éminente dignité.
Matthias ayant été désigné, on ne douta plus que Dieu ne l'eût choisi pour remplir la place vacante par la mort du traître Judas.
Nous n'avons rien de certain sur les actions de saint Matthias; on sait seulement qu'après avoir reçu le Saint-Esprit le jour de la Pentecôte, il alla prêcher l'Évangile de Jésus-Christ, et qu'il consacra le reste de sa vie aux travaux de l'apostolat.
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 St. Matthias Anglican Church: About Us   (Site not responding. Last check: )
St. Matthias is a parish congregation affiliated with the Anglican Church of Canada.
The assistant at St. Paul's, Halifax (the oldest Anglican parish in Canada) came to the area to preach and conduct services.
Matthias is located on the corner of Chebucto Road and Windsor Street in central Halifax.
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 Our Staff   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Todd Bell and I am the Rector of Saint Matthias Catholic Church.
I am married to a wonderful woman, Valerie, and we have two beautiful children, Chase who is 14 and Taylor who is 6.
We at Saint Matthias look to the early church, the first 400 years, as our guide to how we should be structured.
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 Saint Matthias - Catholic Online
Legends like the Acts of Andrew and Matthias testify to Matthias' enthusiastic embrace of all that being an apostle meant including evangelization, persecution, and death in the service of the Lord.
Clement of Alexandria says that Matthias, like all the other apostles, was not chosen by Jesus for what he already was, but for what Jesus foresaw he would become.
Saint Matthias, pray that we may become worthy witnesses to the resurrection of Jesus in the way we live the eternal life we have right now.
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