A Bit of Saint Matthias Trivia

St. Matthias

Today is the feast of St. Matthias ... a saint from the Bible.  See how many of these trivia questions you can answer about St. Matthias:
1)  Is he a New Testament or Old Testament Saint?
2) What was his title in the Bible?
3) What was his relationship to St. Joseph of Barsabbas?
4) St. Matthias received his calling just before what feast?
5) Where can you find St. Matthias in the Bible?


Answers:
1) New Testament
2) Apostle (he replaced Judas Iscariot)
3) Joseph of Barsabbas was also a contender to replace Judas Iscariot, but it was Matthias who was chosen using the system of lots.
4) Pentecost
5) Acts:1:15-26

St. Matthias
by The Apostleship of Prayer