died 71

Gospels according to Matthew, to Mark, to Luke. Acts of the Apostles

He was the fourth of twelve disciples of Jesus Christ, after Andrew, Peter and Philip. He preached in the cities of Asia Minor, in India and in Armenia. In Armenia, he was seized and crucified, head downward. As he still continued to preach, he was flayed alive and then beheaded.

Attributes: his flayed skin.