Category: Columns

Who Am I?

I was a witness of Jesus’ public life and resurrection, but am only mentioned once in the Bible. Another disciple with the same surname as mine is mentioned in the same inspired book that I am. Tradition is that we … Continue reading

Peter and Malchus

And behold one of them that were with Jesus, stretching forth his hand, drew out his sword: and striking the servant of the high priest, cut off his ear (Matthew 26:51). But they laid hands on him, and held him. … Continue reading

Who Am I?

I was a great warrior for the Israelites, one of thirty-seven men of might. I was not a Jew. But I believed in the true religion. I am the only non-Hebrew man mentioned in the Savior’s genealogy. I did not … Continue reading

Who Am I?

Who Am I? My name ought to be more common than it is among Christians. I am mentioned many times in the Bible (four times in the New Testament), once by Our Lord Himself. I was a shepherd. I am … Continue reading