In St. John the Apostle. …Zebedee, a Galilean fisherman, and Salome. John and his brother St. James were among the first disciples called by Jesus. In the Gospel According to Mark he is always mentioned after James and was no doubt the younger brother. His mother was among those women who ministered to the circle….
The Cave of Salome—Tomb of Jesus’s Disciple? - The BAS Library. Special Collections. Bible History Daily. The Cave of Salome—Tomb of Jesus’s Disciple? Deep beneath the hilltop site of Horvat Qasra in the Judean foothills is a fifth-century cave chapel dedicated to St. Salome.
Salome, daughter of Herodias and stepdaughter of the tetrarch Herod Antipas. She was the immediate agent in the execution of John the Baptist, who had condemned her mother’s marriage to Herod. After she danced for Herod, he promised to grant her any wish.
Salome (right) and the midwife "Emea" (left), bathing the infant Jesus, is a common figure in Orthodox icons of the Nativity of Jesus; here in a 12th-century fresco from Cappadocia. Salome appears in the apocryphal Gospel known as the Gospel of James as an associate of the unnamed midwife at the Nativity of Jesus, and is regularly depicted with ...
Greek. 4539. Salome -- Salome, the mother of the apostles James and John. ... Salome, the mother of the apostles James and John. Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine. Transliteration: Salome Phonetic Spelling: (sal-o'-may) Short Definition ... //strongsnumbers.com/greek2/4539.htm - 6k. Library. After Prayer Jesus Selects Twelve Apostles. ... mother.
The aims of this article are to recover the tradition about Salome the sister of Jesus and to disentangle it from the traditions about her namesake the disciple of Jesus; to provide a detailed study of the role of Salome the disciple of Jesus in early Christian traditions; and, in the light of the latter, to criticize Smith's interpretation of
1. One of the women who followed Jesus in Galilee and ministered to Him ( Mark 15:40, 41 ). A comparison between Matthew 27:56 and Mark 15:40; 16:1, 2 identifies her as the wife of Zebedee, and therefore mother of James and John.