What does it mean to be an apostle?

Answer An apostle proclaims their faith to others and serves as a messenger of religious truth. The word is Greek and means "one sent forth," according to the Catholic Encyclopedia. In the Bible, Jesus' a... Read More »

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How did the apostle john die?

According to the Bible, both John and his brother James were apostles of Jesus Christ. James was the first apostle to die following the death of Jesus while John was the last to go, and the only ap... Read More »

How did the Apostle Thomas die?

While it is not actually written in the Bible, it is widely believed that four soldiers with spears stabbed the Apostle Thomas to death in India. Thomas, also known as Didymus, was one of the twelv... Read More »

When was apostle Paul born?

The apostle Paul, or Saul of Tarsus, was born into an Israelite family of the tribe of Benjamin. Paul was born approximately 2 A.D., or a few years after Jesus Christ was Read More »

Apostle Paul Children's Activities?

The Apostle Paul wrote most of the New Testament, which makes him a popular Bible study topic. The information on Paul's life is plentiful and the New Testament s full of his adventures and epistl... Read More »