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
From the descendants of Harim: Eliezer, Ishijah, Malkijah, Shemaiah, Shimeon,
Simon the Zealot and Judas Iscariot, who betrayed him.
Now while Jesus was in Bethany at the house of Simon the leper,
As they were going out, they found a man from Cyrene named Simon, whom they forced to carry his cross.
Now Jesus went up the mountain and called for those he wanted, and they came to him.
Now while Jesus was in Bethany at the house of Simon the leper, reclining at the table, a woman came with an alabaster jar of costly aromatic oil from pure nard. After breaking open the jar, she poured it on his head.
The soldiers forced a passerby to carry his cross, Simon of Cyrene, who was coming in from the country (he was the father of Alexander and Rufus).
Matthew, Thomas, James the son of Alphaeus, Simon who was called the Zealot,
So Jesus answered him, "Simon, I have something to say to you." He replied, "Say it, Teacher."
As they led him away, they seized Simon of Cyrene, who was coming in from the country. They placed the cross on his back and made him carry it behind Jesus.
(Now he said this about Judas son of Simon Iscariot, for Judas, one of the twelve, was going to betray him.)
So they prepared a dinner for Jesus there. Martha was serving, and Lazarus was among those present at the table with him.
The evening meal was in progress, and the devil had already put into the heart of Judas Iscariot, Simon's son, that he should betray Jesus.
Jesus replied, "It is the one to whom I will give this piece of bread after I have dipped it in the dish." Then he dipped the piece of bread in the dish and gave it to Judas Iscariot, Simon's son.
When they had entered Jerusalem, they went to the upstairs room where they were staying. Peter and John, and James, and Andrew, Philip and Thomas, Bartholomew and Matthew, James son of Alphaeus and Simon the Zealot, and Judas son of James were there.