These are the names of the 12 apostles:(A)

First, Simon, who is called Peter,
and Andrew his brother;
James the son of Zebedee,
and John his brother;
Philip and Bartholomew;[a]
Thomas and Matthew the tax collector;
James the son of Alphaeus, and Thaddaeus;[b]
Simon the Zealot,[c] and Judas Iscariot,[d]
who also betrayed Him.(B)

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  1. Matthew 10:3 Probably the Nathanael of Jn 1:45-51
  2. Matthew 10:3 Other mss read and Lebbaeus, whose surname was Thaddaeus
  3. Matthew 10:4 Lit the Cananaean
  4. Matthew 10:4 Iscariot is probably “a man of Kerioth,” a town in Judea.

The 12 Apostles

12 During those days He went out to the mountain to pray(A) and spent all night in prayer to God. 13 When daylight came, He summoned His disciples,(B) and He chose 12 of them—He also named them apostles:(C)

14 Simon, whom He also named Peter,
and Andrew his brother;
James and John;
Philip and Bartholomew;
15 Matthew and Thomas;(D)
James the son of Alphaeus,
and Simon called the Zealot;
16 Judas the son of James,
and Judas Iscariot, who became a traitor.

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