-St Matthew is one of the 12 apostles of Jesus. He is also the author of the Bible.
-He was the son of Alpheus, and was called to be an apostle while sitting in the tax collect place at Capernaum.
-St Matthew is an important figure in the Bible who went from being a despised tax collector to being an apostle of Jesus.
-Born: Born in Palestine sometime in the 1st century.
Death: September 21.
Feast Day: September 21.
Miracles: He Helped the Poor And he also Helped the sick.