Saint BARTHOLOMEW is one of JESUS Twelve Apostles who, together with his friend and fellow Apostle Philip, came from Cana In Galilee.
Patron Saint of Nervous And Neurological diseases, Butchers, Leather Workers, Tanners, Cobblers, Trappers, and Shoemakers.
Feast Day: 24 August
sustain us with the faith
which made Saint Bartholomew ever loyal to Christ.
Let your Church be the sign of salvation
for all the nations of the world.
Through our Lord Jesus Christ, your Son,
who lives and reigns with you
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God, for ever and ever.