ST. JOHN the APOSTLE – Patron of Engravers/Printers
Saint John was one of the Twelve Apostles and the closet to Jesus, and for this he was known as the beloved disciple. He was the brother of Saint James the Greater and a follower of Saint John the Baptist. Jesus made him the guardian of Our Lady.
d. c.101 at Ephesus (Modern Turkey)
Patronage: Engravers, Printers
Feast Day: December 27
Memorial Day Dec 27