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 the sons of Harim: Eleazar, Ishijah, Malchiah, Shemaiah, Shimeon,
Simon the Canaanite, and Judas Iscariot, he also having delivered him up.
And Jesus having been in Bethany, in the house of Simon the leprous,
And coming, they found a man, a Cyrenian, Simon by name; they compelled him that he should lift up his cross.
And he goes up to a mountain, and calls whom he would: and they came to him.
And he being in Bethany in the house of Simon the leprous, he reclining at table, a woman came having an alabaster box of perfumed oil of persuasive, costly, spikenard;. and having broken the alabaster box, she poured upon his head.
And they constrain a certain Simon, a Cyrenian, passing by, coming from the field, the father of Alexander and Rufus, that he might take up his cross.
Matthew and Thomas, James, him of Alpheus, and Simon called Zelotes,
And Jesus having answered, said to him, Simon, I have something to say to thee. And he says, Teacher, speak.
And as they led him away, seizing upon Simon, a certain Cyrenian, coming from the field, they laid the cross upon him, to carry after Jesus.
And he spake of Judas Iscariot, of Simon: for he was about to deliver him up, being one of the twelve.
Then made they him a supper there, and Martha served; and Lazarus was one of them reclining at table with him.
And supper having been, the devil having already cast into the heart of Judas Iscariot, of Simon, that he should deliver him up;
Jesus answers, This is he to whom I, having dipped a small morsel, shall bestow. And having dipped the small morsel, he gives to Judas Iscariot, of Simon.
And when they came in, they went up into an upper room, where were remaining also Peter, and James, and John, and Andrew, Philip, and Thomas, Bartholomew, and Matthew, James of Alpheus, and Simon Zelotes, and Judas of James.