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Saint Thomas, Apostle of India

Saint Thomas was one of the twelve apostles of Jesus. Saint Thomas in the Syriac language means “twin.” St. Thomas loved Jesus very much. Once when Jesus was going to face the danger of being killed, the other apostles tried … Continue reading

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St. Cosmas and St. Damien, Martyrs

These two martyrs were twin brothers from Syria in Arabia. They were very famous students of science and both became excellent doctors. Saints Cosmas and Damien saw in every patient a brother or sister in Christ. For this reason, they … Continue reading

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