any of the four
writers of the Gospels: Matthew, Mark, Luke, or John
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Word origin of 'evangelist'
ME & OFr evangeliste
< LL(Ec) evangelista
< Gr euangelistēs
, bringer of good news (in N.T., evangelist): see evangel