Simon the Cananaean and Judas Iscariot, who later betrayed Jesus.
Matthew, Thomas, James (the son of Alphaeus), Simon (who was called the Zealot),
These are the names of the twelve apostles: first, Simon (who is called Peter) and his brother Andrew; James, the son of Zebedee, and his brother John;
When they heard about it, they praised God and told him, "You see, brother, how many tens of thousands of believers there are among the Jews, and all of them are zealous for the Law.
and are advocating customs that we're not allowed to accept or practice as Romans."
Andrew, Philip, Bartholomew, Matthew, Thomas, James son of Alphaeus, Thaddeus, Simon the Cananaean,
When they came into the city, these men went to the upstairs room where they had been staying: Peter and John, James and Andrew, Philip and Thomas, Bartholomew and Matthew, James the son of Alphaeus and Simon the Zealot, and Judas the son of James.
and Judas Iscariot, who also betrayed him.
As he taught, he said, "Beware of the scribes! They like to walk around in long robes, to be greeted in the marketplaces,
I advanced in Judaism beyond many of my contemporaries, because I was far more zealous for the traditions of my ancestors.
Zebedee's sons James and his brother John (whom he named Boanerges, that is, Sons of Thunder),
Jesus told them, "Watch out! Beware of the yeast of the Pharisees and Sadducees!"
Judas (the son of James), and Judas Iscariot (who became a traitor).
When Paul saw that some of them were Sadducees and others were Pharisees, he shouted in the Council, "Brothers, I'm a Pharisee and a descendant of Pharisees. I'm on trial concerning the hope that the dead will be resurrected."
1 Corinthians 14:12
In the same way, since you're so desirous of spiritual gifts, you must keep on desiring them for building up the church.
He gave himself for us to set us free from every wrong and to cleanse us so that we could be his special people who are enthusiastic about doing good deeds.
Philip and Bartholomew; Thomas and Matthew the tax collector; James, the son of Alphaeus, and Thaddaeus;
As for my zeal, I was a persecutor of the church. As far as righteousness in the Law is concerned, I was blameless.
From: Jude, a servant of Jesus the Messiah, and yet a brother of James. To: Those who have been called, who are loved by God the Father and kept safe by Jesus, the Messiah.
Simon (whom he named Peter), his brother Andrew, James, John, Philip, Bartholomew,
Then they returned to Jerusalem from the Mount of Olives, which is near Jerusalem, a Sabbath day's journey away.
"And whenever you pray, don't be like the hypocrites who love to stand in the synagogues and on the street corners so that they will be seen by people. I tell all of you with certainty, they have their full reward!
1 Corinthians 9:13
You know that those who work in the Temple get their food from the Temple and that those who serve at the altar get their share of its offerings, don't you?
1 Peter 3:13
Who will harm you if you are devoted to doing what is good?
"I am a Jew, born in Tarsus in Cilicia but raised in this city and educated at the feet of Gamaliel in the strict ways of our ancestral Law. I am as zealous for God as all of you are today.
Having been circumcised on the eighth day, I am of the nation of Israel, from the tribe of Benjamin, a Hebrew of Hebrews. As far as the Law is concerned, I was a Pharisee.
Then he will show you a large upstairs room that is furnished. Get things ready for us there."
By supper time, the Devil had already put it into the heart of Judas, the son of Simon Iscariot, to betray him.