Book of Saints – Alphaeus


ALPHAEUS (Saint) Confessor (May 26) (1st century) Commemorated hy the Greeks as the father of the Apostle Saint James the Less, and mentioned as such in the Gospels (Matthew 10:3). There are no trustworthy traditions concerning him.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Alphaeus”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 28 May 2012. Web. 18 February 2019. <>