Simeon of Jerusalem Simeon of Jerusalem was a Jewish Christian leader and according to most Christian traditions the second Bishop of Jerusalem (63 or 70–107 or 117), succeeding James, brother of Jesus. Simeon is sometimes identified with Simon, brother of Jesus, and has also been identified with the Apostle Simon the Zealot . Contents 1 Life
Simon the Zealot and Judas the son of James (also called Thaddaeus) are said to have gone to Persia together, where they were martyred. James the son of Alphaeus (who may have also been "James...
Dec 24, 2021 · It follows by analogy (Matthew 13:55; Mark 6:3) that Simon and Jude are also his first cousins. Scripture provides a bit more indirect evidence about Jude as well. If this is the same Jude who...
May 22, 2021 · The gospels of Matthew and Mark tell us that Jesus ’ brothers were James, Joses, Simon, and Judas (Matt. 13:55; Mark 6:3). Jesus had sisters too but the Bible doesn’t identify them (Mark 6:3). The fact that Jesus committed His mother to the care of John (John 19:26, 27) suggests that His brothers (and sisters) were not actually Mary’s own children.
One of Jesus’ inner circle of 12 men, Simon Peter is both a prominent character in the Bible and the author of two of its books. Some facts about Simon Peter: Born in Bethsaida, in Galilee His given name: Simon Bar-Jona (son of Jona) His name was changed to Peter by Jesus Brother of another disciple: Andrew Philip was also from Bethsaida
Mar 1, 2016 · Notice, what we have here in the Gospel of Matthew chapter 13, as well as a parallel in the Gospel Mark, is an account of these four men: James, Joseph, Simon, and Judas, who were called the brothers of Jesus. Now there's a long-standing debate about the exact relationship of these men to Jesus. It goes back to the early centuries of the Church.
Jesus Calls His First Disciples (). 18 As Jesus was walking beside the Sea of Galilee, he saw two brothers, Simon called Peter and his brother Andrew. They were casting a net into the lake, for they were fishermen. 19 “Come, follow me,” Jesus said, “and I will send you out to fish for people.” 20 At once they left their nets and followed him.