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 from the sons of Harim: Eliezer, Ishijah, Malchiah, Shemaiah, Shimeon,
Simon the Canaanite, and Judas Iscariot, who also betrayed Him.
And when Jesus was in Bethany, in the house of Simon the leper,
And going out, they found a man of Cyrene, Simon by name. They forced this one to carry His cross.
And He went up into a mountain and called near those whom He would. And they came to Him.
And being in Bethany in the house of Simon the leper, as He reclined, a woman came with an alabaster vial of pure, costly ointment of spikenard. And she broke the vial and poured it on His head.
And they made one who was passing by, Simon a Cyrenian, coming out of the country, the father of Alexander and Rufus, to bear His cross.
Matthew and Thomas; James the son of Alpheus, and Simon who was called Zelotes;
And answering, Jesus said to him, Simon, I have something to say to you. And he said, Teacher, speak.
And as they led Him away, they laid hold on one Simon, a Cyrenian, coming out of the country. And they laid the cross on him, that he might carry it after Jesus.
But he spoke of Judas Iscariot, the son of Simon; for it was he who was about to betray Him, being one of the Twelve.
Then they made a supper there for Him. And Martha served, but Lazarus was one of those reclining with Him.
And when supper had ended, the Devil now having put into the heart of Judas Iscariot the son of Simon to betray Him,
Jesus answered, It is he to whom I shall give the morsel when I have dipped it. And dipping the morsel, He gave it to Judas Iscariot, the son of Simon.
And when they had come in, they went up into an upper room, where Peter and James, and John and Andrew, Philip and Thomas, Bartholomew and Matthew, James the son of Alpheus and Simon Zelotes, and Judas the brother of James;