About 12,000 B.C. a brilliant tribe of Andites migrated to Crete.  In Crete that the mother cult of the descendants of Cain attained its greatest vogue.  Philistines were a political refugees from the higher civilization of Crete. 
When Jesus and the apostles were in Jerusalem in attendance upon the Passover festivities one Jacob, a wealthy Jewish trader from Crete, and he came to Andrew making request to see Jesus privately. 
Jesus and Ganid won at Crete many souls to higher levels of thinking and living and thus laid the foundation for the quick reception of the later gospel teachings.  Thomas preached in Crete. 
See also: UB 130:0.2.