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What if the seemingly normal young man next door―isn’t so normal? Women love him for his Mediterranean good looks and compassion. Guys like his sense of humor and athletic skills. But that “normal” guy is the two thousand year old apostle John.ForMoreWhat if the seemingly normal young man next door―isn’t so normal? Women love him for his Mediterranean good looks and compassion. Guys like his sense of humor and athletic skills. But that “normal” guy is the two thousand year old apostle John.For two thousand years the apostle John has been alive and well on earth. But now, both friends and enemies are on the verge of discovering his identity―an event that will trigger the end times. Professor Wes Cavanaugh’s TV series based on legends that the last apostle still lives alarm the real John―who knows that if people discover the truth, it will trigger the apocalypse.John meets Nicole shortly after her boyfriend and business partner has dumped her. He convinces her to lead his fledgling foundation that plans to bring clean water to third world nations using new technologies. In AD 100 John is restored to the body of his youth and sent on a mission―with orders to never reveal that he is the last apostle. He ends up on a small Greek island where the village leader, Tullius, takes him in. He becomes close to Tullius’ sons and finds himself strongly attracted to their sister, Anteia. He faces resistance to his message, an assassination attempt, and forbidden romance.In the present day Nicole begins to fall for John. But Cavanaugh’s challenge to prove the fate of the last apostle and his reaction to it spark her suspicions.John and Nicole are summoned to an African nation where a wary government minister confronts them. On their return trip they stop over on the Greek isle where John lived in the year 100. He encounters descendants of his friends, including a girl who reminds him of his would-be bride. Nicole’s suspicions are fueled by the visit and John’s uncanny familiarity with the remote place. She professes her love and confronts him about his true identity.Meanwhile, Professor Cavanaugh starts his own investigation of John. If he succeeds in uncovering his secret, it will spark the end times.The Last Apostle is the first in a series of novels on the life of John over the last two millennia.