|Apostle to Antioch and Cyprus|
|Died||Died::61 AD, Salamis, Cyprus|
|Venerated in|| Roman Catholicism|
|Major shrine||Monastery of St Barnabas in Famagusta, Cyprus|
|Attributes||Pilgrim's staff; olive branch; holding the Gospel of Matthew|
|Patronage||Cyprus, Antioch, against hailstorms, invoked as peacemaker|
Barnabas (Greek: Βαρναβᾶς, Barnabas; Aramaic: בר נביא, Bar Naḇyā; "Name means::son of consolation"), born Joseph (Hebrew: יוסף, Yōsēf; Greek: Ἰωσῆς, Iōsēs), was an early Christian convert and missionary. He was born of the island of Cyprus to Levite parents.
- Acts 4:36