Bible: Mark 3:13-19

Appointing the Twelve Apostles

3:13 Now 1  Jesus went up the mountain 2  and called for those he wanted, and they came to him. 3:14 He 3  appointed twelve (whom he named apostles 4 ), 5  so that they would be with him and he could send them to preach 3:15 and to have authority to cast out demons. 3:16 He appointed twelve: 6  To Simon 7  he gave the name Peter; 3:17 to James and his brother John, the sons of Zebedee, 8  he gave the name Boanerges (that is, “sons of thunder); 3:18 and Andrew, Philip, Bartholomew, 9  Matthew, Thomas, 10  James the son of Alphaeus, Thaddaeus, 11  Simon the Zealot, 12  3:19 and Judas Iscariot, 13  who betrayed him. 14 

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