'The Twelve' in the Bible
He appointed the Twelve, whom he called apostles, to accompany him, to be sent out to preach,
and to have authority to cast out demons. And he appointed the twelve,
And he appointed the twelve. And to Simon he gave the name Peter,
And when he was alone, they that were about him with the twelve asked of him the parable.
And he called unto him the twelve, and began to send them forth by two and two; and gave them power over unclean spirits;
And the twelve came together to Jesus; and they gave him an account of all the things they had done, and all they had been teaching.
And he sat down, and called the twelve, and saith unto them, If any man desire to be first, the same shall be last of all, and servant of all.
And they were in the way going up to Jerusalem; and Jesus went before them: and they were amazed; and as they followed, they were afraid. And he took again the twelve, and began to tell them what things should happen unto him,
Once again, Jesus took the Twelve aside and began to tell them what was going to happen to him. "Pay attention! We're going up to Jerusalem. The Son of Man will be handed over to the high priests and the scribes, and they'll condemn him to death. Then they'll hand him over to the unbelievers,
Then they [i.e., Jesus and the twelve apostles] came to Jericho [Note: This was a town about
And Jesus entered into Jerusalem, and into the temple: and when he had looked round about upon all things, and now the eventide was come, he went out unto Bethany with the twelve.
And Judas Iscariot, one of the twelve, went unto the chief priests, to betray him unto them.
And in the evening he cometh with the twelve.
And he answered and said unto them, It is one of the twelve, that dippeth with me in the dish.
And immediately, while he yet spake, cometh Judas, one of the twelve, and with him a great multitude with swords and staves, from the chief priests and the scribes and the elders.