St James the Less (Biographical details)

St James the Less (biblical figure; saint/martyr; Male; fl. 1stC)

Also known as

St James the Less; St James; Jacobus Minor; Apostle; James

Biography

Christian saint, apostle and New Testament figure; son of Alphaeus, and probably the brother of St Jude (q.v.). The instrument of his martyrdom a fuller's club.