James the Just

How would you describe yourself in one word? Andy the Adventurous, Roberta the realtor, Maxine the movie-maker? James is known as “Just”  – this does not seem like a bad epitaph. He is described as a “brother of the Lord” – whether...

Healer and teacher

We can never be certain, but the tradition is that St. Luke, the same Luke who wrote the Gospel and the Acts of the Apostles, was a doctor. He seems to pay a lot of attention to details of illnesses in his writing and has become associated with healing and medicine....