The Gnostic Gospels contain 52 texts, including The Gospel of Thomas, The Apocryphon of John, and The Gospel of Philip. The texts were discovered in Nag Hammadi, Egypt, in 1945 and offer accounts of Christian history tha... More » Art & Literature Literature Non-fiction

Some hints that Jesus and Mary Magdalene married include that Mary Magdalene went to Jesus' tomb to wash and prepare him for burial and that several Gnostic gospels reference and discuss Jesus' marriage to Mary Magdalene... More »

Catholicism is a sect of Christianity, so there are many similarities between Catholicism and other sects, but also many differences regarding the history of the church and beliefs. Catholics believe that Jesus named his... More »

The Gospel of Matthew lists the 12 apostles in the following order: Simon (whom Jesus later renamed "Peter"), Andrew, James (the son of Zeb'edee), John, Philip, Bartholomew, Thomas, Matthew, James (the son of Alphaeus), ... More »

The 12 apostles of Jesus Christ included Peter, Andrew, James and John, as well as Philip, Matthew, Thomas and James the Less. The other disciples were named Simon the Zealot, Judas Iscariot, Thaddeus or Jude and Nathana... More » World View Religion Christianity

The 12 disciples of Jesus are Peter, James, John, Andrew, Philip, Nathaniel, Matthew, Thomas, James, Simon, Thaddeus and Judas. Jesus selected these men as his closest disciples from a group of his earliest followers. Je... More » World View Religion Christianity

The names of the twelve disciples of Jesus are Simon Peter, Andrew, James (the son of Zebedee), John, Philip, Bartholomew, Thomas, Matthew, James (the son of Alphaeus), Thaddaeus, Simon the Zealot and Judas Iscariot. Sev... More »