The Collect Call: Patron Saint of Cheesemakers and Twitching

St. Bartholomew
St. Bartholomew wrapped in his own flayed skin in a statue at the Milan Cathedral. Photo by Thomas Quine (, distributed under a CC BY-SA license.

We don’t know much for sure about St. Bartholomew, but that hasn’t stopped the church from coming up with elaborate stories about him. From travels to India to miracles or weight loss and a gruesome martyrdom, join Holli, Brendan, and special guest Dave Hedges as we consider what Bartholomew means for the church.

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Theme Music: Let All Mortal Flesh Keep Silence, performed by Aaron DeVries, distributed under a CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 license.

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