Frequently Asked Questions


Which of the 12 apostles were martyred?

All except one. According to tradition, all of the twelve apostles died as martyrs during the first century A.D. Only St. John, the writer of the Gospel with his name and the Book of Revelation died a natural death. It is believed he died near the year 100 A.D.

The possible causes of death of each of the Twelve Apostles:

Sources for the above information:

The Catholic Encyclopedia


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