Feastday St. Lucas: October 18
When did St. Lucas live: First century
Biography of St. Lucas:
St. Lucas was born as a pagan. Physician by profession, converted to faith in Christ. Traditionally, he is given the role of the scribe of Christ. St. Luke is the only evangelist, who wrote about Jesus' childhood and about back episodes of the life of Madonna.
Statues and sculptures of St. Lucas portrayal, imagery and emblem:
The sculptures represent St. Lucas with an ox.
Patronage St. Lucas: Patron of artists, painters, sculptors, physicians, surgeons.