The 12 Apostles of Jesus probably lived and died during the first half of the first century A.D. Besides the Bible, there is little written about them or their lives, and some or all may be legendary figures rather than ... More »

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Jesus' 12 apostles, according to the books of Matthew and Luke in the Bible, were Peter, Andrew, James the son of Zebedee, John, Philip, Bartholomew, Thomas, Matthew, James the son of Alphaeus, Thaddaeus, Simon and Judas... More »

The 12 disciples of Jesus were Peter, Andrew, James, John, Philip, Bartholomew, Thomas, Matthew, James, Thaddeus, Simon and Judas. The 12 are known as disciples instead of apostles because they were still followers of Je... 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 »

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The 12 apostles of Jesus are Peter, Andrew, James, John, Philip, Nathanael or Bartholomew, Matthew, Thomas, James the Less, Simon the Zealot, Thaddeus or Jude, and Judas Iscariot. The Bible books of Matthew, Mark and Luk... More »

Jesus was a Nazarene rabbi and preacher widely considered to have lived in the first century. His life and ministry subsequently became the central focus of the Jesus movement and then of Christianity, a religion that su... More »

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Jesus' 12 apostles, according to the books of Matthew and Luke in the Bible, were Peter, Andrew, James the son of Zebedee, John, Philip, Bartholomew, Thomas, Matthew, James the son of Alphaeus, Thaddaeus, Simon and Judas... More »