In Christian theology and ecclesiology, the apostles particularly
The names of
The word "apostle" refers to "one who is sent out." While Jesus was on earth, the
Well, the word "disciple" means "follower, student" and Jesus definitely had a lot
more than 12. ....
ANSWER: Actually, there
The 12 closest friends of Jesus are called
The Quorum of
The names of the twelve disciples of Jesus are Simon Peter, Andrew, James (the
son of Zebedee), John, Philip, Bartholomew, ...
But the names of
While Jesus was on earth, His twelve followers