St james the greater

St. James the Greater, Apostle, pray for us and laborers, arthritis sufferers, veterinarians and pharmacists.  Feast day July 25.

James the Greater, Apostle, pray for us and laborers, arthritis sufferers, veterinarians and pharmacists.

Saint James the Greater (i.e. 'the Elder') was one of the Twelve Apostles of Jesus. His remains are held in Santiago de Compostela in Galicia (Spain). The traditional pilgrimage to the grave of the saint, known as the "Way of St. James" (Camino de Santiago), has been the most popular pilgrimage for Western European Catholics from the early Middle Ages onwards.

July Saint James the Greater (i. 'the Elder') was one of the Twelve Apostles of Jesus. He was the first of the Apostles to be martyred and was beheaded. His remains are held in Santiago de Compostela in Galicia (Spain).

Santiago, apóstol, patrono de España

El maná de cada día, 25.7.15

The Martyrdom of St. James the Apostle Brother of St. John the Apostle

The Cross of Saint James, the symbol of the Order of Santiago; the hilt is surmounted with a scallop.

James the Greater - Saints & Angels - Catholic Online

Apostle Saint James the Elder or Lesser by Rembrandt.  Son of Zebedee and Brother of John.  First of the 12 apostles to be martyred for his faith by being beheaded by King Herod Agrippa in 44 CE.  Major shrine is Cathedral of Santiago de Compostella in Spain to which 100,000 pilgrims walk The Way each year.

Rembrandt: "Sankt Jakobus der Ältere,Saint James the Greater"

Pray4Us2day #Saint James (Jul. 25) - Apostle, his relics in Compostela in Spain are the object of one of the world's largest annual religious pilgrimages.

- Apostle, his relics in Compostela in Spain are the object of one of the world's largest annual religious pilgrimages.

St. James the Greater Roman Catholic Apostle and is the patron saint of Spain and, according to legend, his remains are held in Santiago de Compostela in Galicia. Feastday July 25

John Ingram, Roman Catholic Jesuit Priest and English Martyr, he was hanged, drawn, and quartered.

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