Jude, brother of Jesus

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Jude (alternatively Judas or Judah; Greek: Ἰούδας) 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 considered canonical by Christians. Catholics and Eastern Orthodox Christians believe this Jude is the same person as Jude the Apostle and that Jude was perhaps a cousin, but not literally a brother of Jesus, or perhaps St. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jude, brother of Jesus has received more than 573,082 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Jude, brother of Jesus is the 2,054th most popular religious figure (down from 1,674th in 2019).

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Among religious figures, Jude, brother of Jesus ranks 2,054 out of 2,238Before him are Manuel Clemente, Bartholomäus Ziegenbalg, Karl Josef Becker, Honorius of Canterbury, Ignatius IV of Antioch, and Ratramnus. After him are Aleksander Kakowski, Harsiese A, Mir Qasim, Calgacus, Pedro Pardo de Cela, and Irmã Dulce.

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