1. Simon Chosameus, who was found to have a 'strange' wife (1Es 9:32 = Ezr 10:31 Samimeon). 2. The subject of the encomium in Sir 50:1 ff., 'son of Onias, the great (or high) priest.' It is doubtful if Simon I. or Simon II. (both 3rd cent. b.c.) is meant. 3. The Maccab
and of the sons of Harim: Eliezer, Isshijah, Malchijah, Shemaiah, Shimeon,
Simon the Zealot, and Judas Iscariot, the one who betrayed Him.
Now when Jesus was in Bethany, at the home of Simon the leper,
As they were coming out, they found a man of Cyrene named Simon, whom they pressed into service to bear His cross.
And He went up on the mountain and summoned those whom He Himself wanted, and they came to Him.
While He was in Bethany at the home of Simon the leper, and reclining at the table, there came a woman with an alabaster vial of very costly perfume of pure nard; and she broke the vial and poured it over His head.
They pressed into service a passer-by coming from the country, Simon of Cyrene (the father of Alexander and Rufus), to bear His cross.
and Matthew and Thomas; James the son of Alphaeus, and Simon who was called the Zealot;
And Jesus answered him, "Simon, I have something to say to you." And he replied, "Say it, Teacher."
When they led Him away, they seized a man, Simon of Cyrene, coming in from the country, and placed on him the cross to carry behind Jesus.
Now He meant Judas the son of Simon Iscariot, for he, one of the twelve, was going to betray Him.
So they made Him a supper there, and Martha was serving; but Lazarus was one of those reclining at the table with Him.
During supper, the devil having already put into the heart of Judas Iscariot, the son of Simon, to betray Him,
Jesus then answered, "That is the one for whom I shall dip the morsel and give it to him." So when He had dipped the morsel, He took and gave it to Judas, the son of Simon Iscariot.
When they had entered the city, they went up to the upper room where they were staying; that is, Peter and John and James and Andrew, Philip and Thomas, Bartholomew and Matthew, James the son of Alphaeus, and Simon the Zealot, and Judas the son of James.