Stephen the Protomartyr

Stephen the Protomartyr
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Stephen the Protomartyr-St. Stephen, first of the of seven deacons to be established by the Holy Apostles. They were to care for the poor and distribute alms to them. He was a Jew by race and well versed in the Law. A disciple of Gamaliel, teacher of the Law as was St. Paul. Also, Stephen, like Paul sought to discredit the Christians, limiting his activities to Jerusalem. Once he came to know and accept Jesus Christ he gave all his attention to the new faith with the same zeal as those who knew
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