Saint, Apostle, Disciple
James the Great
One of the First Disciples to join Jesus
Patron Saint of Spain and Pilgrims
The remains of St James located in the Cathedral Satiago de Compostella (Galicia, Spain) is the destination of the Camino de Santiago pilgrimage (The Way of St James) since the Middle Ages
James was one of the favored three who had the privilege of witnessing the Transfiguration, the raising to life of the daughter of Jairus, and the agony in Gethsemani.
Pilgrims and PIlgrimages