Joseph Barsabas, Saint
Joseph Barsabas, Saint bär´səbəs [key], surnamed Justus, Matthias' competitor for the place among the disciples left vacant by Judas Iscariot. Lots were drawn, and Matthias won. Feast: July 20.
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