(first century)
   Nathaniel only appears in the Fourth Gospel. He was a native of Cana in Galilee; he accepted the call to follow Jesus and he was described as being without guile. He is frequently identified with Bartholomew, one of the twelve Apostles.
   John, Chapters 1 and 21.

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