Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Jesus then called the twelve apostles together and gave them power and authority over all evil spirits and [the ability] to heal diseases.
But when He saw the large crowds He felt compassion for them because they were distressed and disoriented like sheep without a shepherd.
Jesus then called His twelve apostles [see next verse] to Him and gave them authority to drive out evil spirits and to heal all kinds of diseases and illnesses.
He then went up into the mountain and summoned those He wanted to come to Him and they came.
Then Jesus called to Him the twelve apostles and sent them out two by two. He gave them authority over evil spirits
so you can eat and drink at my table in my [coming] kingdom. [Also] you will sit on [twelve] thrones [See Matt. 19:28], judging the twelve tribes of Israel [i.e., judging God's people through their writings].
Jesus said to them, "Truly I tell you, [since] you have become my followers, in the time of new beginnings [i.e., the church age], when the Son of man sits on His glorious throne, you apostles will also sit on twelve thrones, judging [i.e., through their writings] the twelve tribes of Israel [i.e., God's people].
Then a great [supernatural] sign appeared in heaven. [It was that of] a woman clothed with the sun, and the moon was under her feet. On her head was a crown with twelve stars.
And the wall of the city had twelve foundation stones, and the names of the twelve apostles of the Lamb [were inscribed on them].