Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Now the names of the twelve apostles are these; The first, Simon, who is called Peter, and Andrew his brother; James the son of Zebedee, and John his brother;
When day came, he called his disciples to him, and chose twelve of them whom he named apostles:
Then the apostles came back and told Jesus what they had done. And he took them and quietly retired to a town called Bethsaida.
This is why the Wisdom of God said, 'I will send prophets and apostles to them, and some of them they will kill and some they will persecute'??50 so that this age may be charged with the blood of all the prophets that has been shed since the creation of the world,
When the time came, he took his place at the table, with the apostles about him.
Then they drew lots between them, and the lot fell on Matthias, and he was added to the eleven apostles.
And he has given us some men as apostles, some as prophets, some as missionaries, some as pastors and teachers,
Therefore, my fellow-Christians, who have likewise heard the heavenly invitation, observe how faithful Jesus, the commissioner and high priest of our religion,
Gloat over her, heaven! and all you people of God, apostles, and prophets, for God has avenged you upon her!"
As he was walking by the Sea of Galilee, he saw two brothers, Simon, who was afterward called Peter, and his brother, Andrew, casting a net into the sea, for they were fishermen.
Simon Peter answered, "You are the Christ, the Son of the living God!"
As he was passing along the shore of the Sea of Galilee, he saw Simon and his brother Andrew casting their nets in the sea, for they were fishermen.
Peter, which was the name he gave to Simon,
Simon, whom he named Peter, his brother Andrew, James, John, Philip, Bartholomew,
When they entered the city they went to the upstairs room where they were staying. There were Peter, John, James and Andrew, Philip and Thomas, Bartholomew and Matthew, James, the son of Alpheus, Simon the Zealot, and Judas, the son of James.
1 Peter 1:1
Peter, an apostle of Jesus Christ, to those who are scattered as foreigners over Pontus, Galatia, Cappadocia, Asia, and Bithynia,
2 Peter 1:1
Simon Peter, a slave and apostle of Jesus Christ, to those who through the uprightness of our God and Savior Jesus Christ have been given a faith as privileged as ours;
And he went on a little farther and saw two other men who were brothers, James, the son of Zebedee, and his brother, John, in the boat with Zebedee, their father, putting their nets in order, and he called them.
Six days after this, Jesus took Peter and James and his brother John, and led them up on a high mountain, by themselves.
Then the mother of Zebedee's sons came up to him with her sons, bowing low, to ask a favor of him.
And he took Peter and Zebedee's two sons with him, and he began to show grief and distress of mind.
James the son of Zebedee, and John, James's brother (he named them Boanerges, that is, Sons of Thunder),
and so were Zebedee's sons, James and John, who were Simon's partners. Jesus said to Simon, "Do not be afraid. From now on you are to catch men!"
Simon Peter, Thomas called the Twin, Nathanael, of Cana in Galilee, the sons of Zebedee, and two other disciples of Jesus were all together.
He had John's brother, James, beheaded,
1 Corinthians 15:7
Then he was seen by James, then by all the apostles,
Jesus sent Peter and John, saying to them, "Go and make preparations for us to eat the Passover."
Next to Jesus, at his right at the table, was one of his disciples whom Jesus especially loved.
So she ran away and went to Simon Peter and the other disciple who was dear to Jesus, and said to them, "They have taken the Master out of the tomb, and we do not know where they have put him."
Peter turned and saw following them the disciple who was very dear to Jesus, who at the supper leaned back on Jesus' breast and said, "Master, who is it that is going to betray you?"
Peter and John were on their way up to the Temple for the three o'clock hour of prayer,
2 John 1:1
The Elder to the chosen lady and her children, whom I truly love??nd not only I but all who know the truth??2 because of the truth that stays in our hearts and will be with us forever;
3 John 1:1
The Elder to my dear friend Gaius, whom I truly love.
A revelation made by Jesus Christ which God gave him to disclose to his slaves of what must very soon happen. He sent and communicated it by his angel to his slave John,
It was I, John, who heard and saw these things. When I heard and saw them, I fell at the feet of the angel who showed them to me, to worship him.
And he went up the hillside and summoned to him those whom he wanted, and they went to him.