Jude the Apostle - Wikipedia

Both Jude and Judas are translations of the name Ὶούδας in the Koine Greek language original text of the New Testament, which in turn is a Greek variant of Judah (Y'hudah), a name which was common among Jews at the time. In most Bibles in languages other than English and French, Jude and Judas are referred to by the same name.Born: 1st century AD, Galilee, Roman Empire…

Jude, brother of Jesus - Wikipedia

Jude (alternatively Judas or Judah) is one of the brothers of Jesus (Greek: ἀδελφοί, romanized: adelphoi, lit. 'brethren') according to the New Testament.He is traditionally identified as the author of the Epistle of Jude, a short epistle which is reckoned among the seven general epistles of the New Testament—placed after Paul's epistles and before the Book of Revelation—and ...…

Why is St Jude Thaddeus confused with Judas Iscariot ...

Sep 21, 2017 · I have read where people turned away from devotion to St. Jude Thaddeus for centuries because of confusion between him and Judas Iscariot the one who betrayed Christ. However, the Church still recognizes St. Jude Thaddeus. How could people fall away from St. Jude when he is a different person? Also a brother to James, plus, a relative to Jesus.…