All the Men of the Bible - Monday, March 3, 2014
Bartholomew [Bärthŏl'omew]—son of tolmai. One of the twelve, mentioned only in the lists of the apostles (Matt. 10:3, Mark 3:18; Luke 6:14; Acts 1:13). Bartholomew is really not a name but a patronymic. This apostle is identified as Nathanael.
Devotional content drawn from All the Men of the Bible by Herbert Lockyer. Used with permission.