A-Z: General definitions: Twelve


Significant number in the Bible. There were twelve tribes of Israel. Jesus chose twelve disciples to accompany, work with and learn from him and, in due course, take his message to others. They were Simon Peter, Andrew, James and John (sons of Zebedee), Philip, Bartholomew, Thomas, Matthew (Levi), James son of Alphaeus, Thaddeus (Jude), Simon the Cananean, and Judas Iscariot who betrayed Jesus.
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