One of Jesus’ inner circle of 12 men, Andrew was the first disciple called by Jesus.
- Some facts about Andrew:
- Brother of another disciple: Simon Peter
- From Bethsaida, in Galilee.
- Occupation: fisherman
- Follower of John the Baptist
- After Jesus’ death, Andrew continued ministering in Scythia, Asia Minor, Thrace, Greece, and Achaia.
- Manner of death: martyred in Patras, in Achaia