by Kristin Fontaine
I was reading about Saint Matthias and was struck by how little we know about this disciple.
Since he was chosen to replace Judas he falls in a an odd place in the New Testament. He was not one of the 12 during his ministry, though he had apparently been one of the people who followed Jesus during his ministry.
We can infer, then, that he and Joseph (called Barsabas) were both trusted followers as they were both nominated to […]