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Alphaeus

(ălfē`əs). 1 See CleophasCleophas
, in the New Testament, husband of one of the Marys who stood at the foot of the Cross. This is apparently Mary the mother of St. James the Less, but the father of James the Less is Alphaeus.
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. 2 Father of the evangelist MatthewMatthew, Saint,
in the New Testament, one of the Twelve Apostles. Also called Levi, he was a publican (tax collector) from Capernaum. Since the 2d cent. the first Gospel (see Matthew, Gospel according to) has been attributed to him, but the attribution is almost certainly
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 in the Bible.
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However, Alphaeus Kuot Gabriel, who represents Bor students in Kampala, has dismissed the claims, saying not all students from the Greater Upper Nile Students' Union were supportive of the rebel movement.
Army veteran Alphaeus Richburg, Director of the Fort Custer National Cemetery in Augusta, Michigan, is responsible for all burial, maintenance and administrative operations at the cemetery, where there are as many as 50 burials per week.
Included is the exceptional--and record-breaking--sestertius of Hadrian crafted by the master die-engraver dubbed the Alphaeus Master.
In Acts we read, "When they had entered the city, they went to the room upstairs where they were staying, Peter, and John, and James, and Andrew, Philip and Thomas, Bartholomew and Matthew, James son of Alphaeus, and Simon the Zealot, and Judas son of James.
When they had entered the city, they went to the room upstairs where they were staying, Peter and John, and James, and Andrew, Philip and Thomas, Bartholomew and Matthew, James son of Alphaeus, and Simon the Zealot, and Judas son of James.
Alphaeus Hunton; Roy Wilkins; Ras Makonnen of Guyana who helped in organising the 1945 Pan-African Congress in Manchester, UK, and later directed Nkrumah's African Affairs Bureau in Ghana; Michael Manley, the future radical prime minister of Jamaica; C.
International sponsors also sent greetings to the Salute, including Jawaharlal Nehru of India, African American exiles in Ghana like Shirley Graham Du Bois and Alphaeus Hunton, and the artists and directors of the Moscow Art Theatre.
Over ten furlongs on good ground at Newmarket next time he ran arguably his best ever race when three and a half lengths fourth to Alphaeus in a race that, on the whole, worked out very well, even allowing for the winner's Cambridgeshire flop.
The 35 runners all came down the centre of the rain-swept track in the nine-furlong cavalry charge with one of the 7-1 co favourites Alphaeus setting the pace.
The cash was already starting to flow for Smirk before ante-post favourite Alphaeus became doubtful because of the ground.
Meanwhile, ante-post favourite Alphaeus is a 5-1 chance to give Newmarket trainer Sir Mark Prescott his third win in the Tote Scoop6 Cambridgeshire at Newmarket on Saturday.
You really need a horse who stays 10 furlongs and current favourite Alphaeus fits that bill, among others.