Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Simon, (whom he also named Peter,) and Andrew his brother, James and John, Philip and Bartholomew,

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Bible References


Matthew 4:18
While Jesus was walking beside Lake Galilee, He saw two brothers, Simon called Peter, and his brother Andrew, casting their net into the lake, because they were fishermen.
John 6:8
[Then] one of His disciples, named Andrew, [who was] Simon Peter's brother, said to Him,


Luke 5:10
Simon's partners James and John, sons of Zebedee, were also amazed. So, Jesus said to Simon, "Do not be afraid; from now on you will catch people."
Matthew 4:21
[As] Jesus went from there He saw two [other] brothers, James and John, the sons of Zebedee. They were in the boat with their father Zebedee, repairing their nets. He called them,
Mark 1:19
Then, as He walked on a little farther, He saw James, the son of Zebedee, and his brother John, who were in their boat repairing nets.
Mark 5:37
He did not allow anyone to follow Him [i.e., to the official's house] except Peter, James and his brother John.
Mark 9:2
And after six days had passed, Jesus took Peter, James and John aside alone and went up to a high mountain [i.e., probably Mt. Tabor, which was nearby]. [There] His whole appearance was [miraculously] changed in front of them.
Mark 14:33
And He took Peter, James and John with Him and began to be troubled and deeply distressed.
John 21:20
Peter turned around and saw the disciple whom Jesus loved [i.e., probably the apostle John] following [along behind him]. This was the same disciple who had leaned over close to Jesus at the [Passover] meal and asked Him, "Lord, who is it that will turn you over [to the Jewish authorities]?"
Acts 12:2
He had James, the brother of John, killed with the sword.

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Mark 3:13
He then went up into the mountain and summoned those He wanted to come to Him and they came.