The Gospels of Matthew, Mark, and Luke list twelve original apostles of Jesus Christ.
The twelve apostles are: Simon (called Peter), Andrew, James of Zebedee, John, Philip, Bartholomew, Thomas, Matthew, James of Alphaeus, Thaddeus, Simon the Zealot, and Judas Iscariot.
In Christian theology and ecclesiology, the apostles particularly the Twelve
Apostles were the primary historical disciples of Jesus, the central figure in ...
The names of the twelve disciples of Jesus are Peter, James (the son of ... The 12
disciples/apostles of Jesus were the foundation stones of His church, several ...
Some of the Twelve Apostles were disciples of the Forerunner of Christ, John the
Baptist. They were acquainted with the Scripture and the expectations of their ...
The word "apostle" refers to "one who is sent out." While Jesus was on earth, the
twelve were called disciples. The 12 disciples followed Jesus Christ, learned ...
But the names of the twelve Apostles were these: the first of them, Shimeon who
was called Kaypha, and Andraeus his brother, and Yaqob Bar Zebedee, and ...
Those same twelve apostles are also frequently called the "disciples." Disciple
comes from an educational context and is similar to "student." So the word
When they were called to serve, they devoted themselves to being witnesses to
the world of the one who called them. They were the twelve leading disciples or ...
Nov 30, 2012 ... The twelve disciples, also known as the twelve apostles, were Jesus's closest
followers. Disciple is a Biblical term meaning learner or pupil.
Dec 27, 2015 ... The original 12 apostles/disciples of Jesus were all Jewish. By Jewish I
understand you to mean "of the twelve tribes of Israel"/ Israelites.