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 »

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John the Disciple was one of Jesus Christ's more prominent apostles. After Christ's death, John played a pivotal role in the Christian church's development. He later wrote several works that entered the biblical canon. More »

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The 12 disciples probably first came into contact with Jesus at some point between 25 and 27, the estimated period when Jesus began his ministry. Following Jesus' death, occurring between 28 and 30, the 12 disciples prea... 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 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 »

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 »

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 »