Mass of Feb. 25: St. Matthias, Apostle

Feb 25 2020 12:10 pm

Matthias, one of the seventy-two disciples of Jesus, was chosen as Apostle in the place of Judas.  St. Matthias preached the Gospel for more than thirty years in Judea, Cappadocia, Egypt, and Ethiopia.  He was stoned, A.D. 80.

Proper on pages 1191, 324.  Preface of the Apostles on page 886.