Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And the wall of the city had twelve foundations, and in them the names of the twelve apostles of the Lamb.
The foundations of the city wall were adorned with every kind of precious stone. The first foundation was jasper, the second sapphire, the third chalcedony, the fourth emerald,
for he was looking forward to the city which has foundations, whose architect and builder is God.
Rejoice over her, O heaven, and you saints and apostles and prophets, because God has pronounced judgment for you against her!"
The names of the twelve apostles are these: first, Simon, who is called Peter, and Andrew his brother; James the son of Zebedee, and John his brother;
And I tell you, that you are Peter, and on this rock I will build my church, and the gates of Hades shall not prevail against it.
1 Corinthians 3:10
According to the grace of God which was given to me, like a wise master builder I laid a foundation, and another is building on it. But each man must be careful how he builds on it.
and when they perceived the grace that was given to me, James and Cephas and John, who were reputed to be pillars, gave to me and Barnabas the right hand of fellowship, that we should go to the Gentiles and they to the circumcised.
having been built on the foundation of the apostles and prophets, Christ Jesus himself being the cornerstone,
which was not made known to the sons of men in other generations as it has now been revealed to his holy apostles and prophets by the Spirit;
And he gave some to be apostles, some prophets, some evangelists, some pastors and teachers,
But you must remember, beloved, the predictions of the apostles of our Lord Jesus Christ;
And I bestow on you a kingdom, just as my Father bestowed one on me,