Simon Peter-The Disciple (Bibletime Books) by C. MacKenzie

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Study Simon Peter by Adam Hamilton. Simon Peter is a six-week book and adult Bible study program by Adam Hamilton which includes the book, leader guide, DVD, /5(82). Biography of Simon Peter, Jesus’ Disciple. One of Jesus’ inner circle of 12 men, Simon Peter is both a prominent character in the Bible and the author of two of its books.

Christianity and the Bible. The story of Simon Peter is accurately retold Simon Peter-The Disciple book the bible (from the books of Matthew, Mark, Luke and John). Illustrated by Duncan Maclaren. The Bibletime series by Carine Mackenzie have been praised for Simon Peter-The Disciple book accurate retelling of great bible stories.

The Apostle Peter (also known as Saint Peter, Simon Peter, and Cephas) was one of the 12 main disciples of Jesus Christ, and along with James and John, he was one of Jesus’ closest companions. After the resurrection, Peter became one of the most influential Christian leaders in the first century, and according to Catholic tradition, he was also the first pope.

The Roman Catholic Church claims that it was founded upon Simon Peter, the Apostle, and that this Peter was the first Pope or “Father” of “Christianity”.

We offer evidence to challenge that claim and to orate the tale of “another Peter” who was the. He was a disciple of John the Baptist (cf. John ,40) and later a believer and follower of Jesus (cf. John ). He brought Simon to Jesus (cf. John ). Several months later Jesus confronted them by the Sea of Galilee and called them to be His official full-time disciples (cf.

Matt. ; Mark ; and Luke ). Answer: Simon Peter, also known as Cephas (John ), was one of the first followers of Jesus Christ. He was an outspoken and ardent disciple, one of Jesus’ closest friends, an apostle, and a “pillar” of the church (Galatians ). Peter was enthusiastic, strong-willed, impulsive, and, at times, Simon Peter-The Disciple book.

Peter was born in Betsaida (in Galilee, Israel.) By profession, he was a fisherman. His father (also a fisherman) was named Jona; his brother, the apostle Andrew.

He and his brother (Andrew), along with their partners (the apostles James and John) were fishermen on the Sea of Galilee.

Zebedee (the father of James and John) was also a partner. The Apostle Andrew was one of the twelve main disciples of Jesus Christ and the brother of Simon Peter.

Andrew was the first apostle Jesus called and the first apostle to claim Jesus was the Messiah. Despite his seemingly important role as an early follower of Christ, Andrew is only mentioned 12 times in the entire New Testament —and four of.

Peter the Apostle, original name Simeon or Simon, (died 64 ce, Rome [Italy]), disciple of Jesus Christ, recognized in the early Christian church as the leader of the 12 disciples and by the Roman Catholic Church as the first of its unbroken Simon Peter-The Disciple book of popes.

Peter, a Jewish fisherman, was called to be a disciple of Jesus at the. AD 30; died between AD 64 and 68), also known as Simon Peter, Simeon, Simon (/ ˈ s aɪ m ə n /), Cephas, or Peter the Apostle, was one of the Twelve Apostles of Jesus Christ, and the first leader of the early Church.

According to Christian tradition, Peter Canonized: Pre-Congregation. Simon Peter. When Simon joined the apostles, he was thirty years of age. He was married, had three children, and lived at Bethsaida, near Capernaum.

His brother, Andrew, and his wife's mother lived with him. Both Peter and Andrew were fisher partners of the sons of Zebedee. Simon Peter: Flawed But Faithful Disciple shows us that we are all like Peter - flawed disciples striving to be faithful.

As you read and hear more about Peter, you will learn more about Jesus and yourself. Join pastor and author Adam Hamilton in this six-week journey, and take an in-depth look into the life, faith, and character of Simon Peter.5/5(1).

Simon Peter is undoubtedly the best-known disciple of Jesus. But how well known is he, really. Everyone knows his name, Simon, and his nickname, allegedly given by Jesus himself, Cephas, which in the first century was not a name at all but a noun meaning “rock.”.

Peter the apostle is one of the most prominent characters in the Gospels, a rough and tumble man whose emotions often got him into trouble, and yet he was clearly one of the favorites of Jesus Christ, who loved him for his big : Jack Zavada.

Simon Peter was one of the twelve Apostles of got the name "Peter" when Jesus said he'd build his church on this rock. ("Peter" comes from the Greek for "rock.") Paul sometimes called him "Cephas," which means the same thing in Aramaic. Catholics believe that Peter was the first Pope,thereby lending legitimacy to the modern day papacy.

Peter, along with James Born: c. 1 BC, Bethsaida. "A Fragile Stone speaks to wobbly disciples who never seem to get it all together and to naive leaders who Not so deep as other books I've read, but definitely heart warming.

An excellent book on the life of Peter - from denial to complete service to the Lord/5. Simon the Zealot must have been shaken by the violence of Jesus' crucifixion. Simon was powerless to prevent it. Jesus' kingdom was not about politics but salvation.

He made disciples of men who had been fixed on the things of this world and changed their lives to focus on things that last : Jack Zavada. From Disciple Simon to Apostle Peter - an Amazing Transformation Most of us find Peter to be likable and lovable from the moment we are first introduced to him.

He definitely had his natural strengths. He was outgoing, gregarious, transparent and enthusiastic. Peter (disciple/also known as Simon Peter) Father: Jonah (John ). Spouse: Unnamed (Matthew ). Brother: Andrew (John ). First mention: Matthew Final mention: 2 Peter Meaning of his name: Simon means "hearing;" Peter means "rock" (Greek) Cephas means "rock" (Aramaic).

Frequency of his name: Referred to times. Biblical books mentioning him: Nine books. First the search by the author to find information on Peter as there seems to be a boycott against it. Then the telling of the life of Peter.

Michael Card puts Peter in very human terms and really brings him to life. We are studying 1 Peter right now which is why I purchased this book/5(66). The Bibletime series by Carine MacKenzie, accurately retells a wide selection of great Bible stories.

This timeless collection has been printed in many languages throughout the world, and can be read over and over again.

Recommended for ages 5 to 9. Simon Peter-The Disciple: A Bibletime Book () by Carine MacKenzieBrand: Christian Focus. The story of Simon Peter is accurately retold from the bible (from the books of Matthew, Mark, Luke and John).

Illustrated by Duncan Maclaren. The Bibletime series by Carine Mackenzie have been praised for their accurate retelling of Author: Carine Mackenzie. The name Simon occurs in all of the Synoptic Gospels and the Book of Acts each time there is a list of apostles, without further details.

Simon, (whom he also named Peter,) and Andrew his brother, James and John, Philip and Bartholomew, Matthew and Thomas, James the son of Alphaeus, and Simon called Zelotes, And Judas the brother of James, and Judas Iscariot, Attributes: boat; cross and saw; fish (or two fish).

Simon Peter was following Jesus, and so was another disciple. Now that disciple was known to the high priest, and entered with Jesus into the court of the high priest, but Peter was standing at the door outside. So the other disciple, who was known to the high priest, went out and spoke to the doorkeeper, and brought Peter in.

The Apostle Peter: A Summary of His Life and Ministry Firm Foundation Christian Church, Woonsocket, RI, Background 1. Peter was his Greek name. Cephas was his Aramaic name.

Simon was his Hebrew name. Simon was his birth name given by his father Jonah (Matthew ). Peter and Cephas mean “rock”, and Jesus called Peter by these File Size: KB. His name was Simon. Jesus called him Cephas.

In Greek that name is Petros, which we say as Peter. The name means a rock. One of the strong leaders of the early church, the new Israel.

Although a great apostle, Peter was not without fault. Paul challenged him on one occasion because he could see that Peter was behaving hypocritically (Galatians. Simon Peter. The last time we left Peter was in the Gospel of had become a fisher of men (Luke ), recognized Jesus as the Messiah (Luke ), seen Jesus stand in the presence of Elijah and Moses (Luke ), and then promptly denied he ever knew him.

Peter only wrote the two letters bearing his name. In both of the two inspired letters composed by the apostle Peter, he identifies himself as the writer in the opening words of each letter. (1Pe ; 2Pe ; compare 2Pe ) > Above image is fr. Two jailers at the Mamertine Prison in Rome take custody of Simon Peter of Galilee, an apostle and disciple of Jesus.

Elderly Peter recounts his life as a fisherman and his work as a leader in the. Saint Peter, d. AD 64?, most prominent of the Twelve Apostles, listed first in the Gospels, and traditionally the first bishop of Rome. His original name was Simon, but Jesus gave him the nickname Cephas [Aramaic, = rock], which was translated into Greek as Petros [Gr.

petra = rock].Peter was a native of Bethsaida and the brother of St. Andrew; he was married. Jesus renamed him Peter: ‘The Rock,” and though at first Peter was weak as sand, under deep testing and patient nurture the sand was gradually compressed into a rock that stood firm to the end.

Later Peter showed his rock-like qualities. He held the uncertain band of disciples together after Jesus left them. Whatever Simon/Peter/The Rock went by, he was definitely the leader of the disciples.

Whenever the 12 are listed across four different books, Peter always gets mentioned first. More than that, the Gospels agree that he "served as spokesman, [was] the outstanding member of the group, and enjoyed a certain precedence over the other disciples."Author: Kathy Benjamin.

“Then Simon Peter drew a sword and slashed off the right ear of Malchus, the high priest’s slave.” – John While Peter was fired up with passion, it was fueled by violence and a.

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See more ideas about Religious art, Biblical art and Bible pins. Simon (or Simeon) was the original name of Peter, the son of Jonas (or John), and brother of Andrew, a disciple of John the Baptist, as Peter also may have been.

A fisherman by occupation, he was an inhabitant of Bethsaida on the Sea of Galilee, though subsequently he dwelt with his family at Capernaum (Matthew ; ; ;Peter is now viewed by the Catholic Church as being the first Pope due to his prominence in the early Christian church.

Peter’s status as an Apostle comes from the fact that he bore personal witness to Jesus’ ministry and miracles. Name: Simon Peter Family: Jonas (Father) Nicknames: Simon (Greek), Cephas (Hebrew).

As senior pastor of the United Methodist Church of the Resurrection in Leawood, Kansas, Adam Hamilton leads one of the fastest growing churches in the United States.

His new book Simon Peter: Flawed but Faithful Disciple draws us into the life of this important bible character with fresh insights and lessons to deepen our faith. WCA: According to your research, you say that. Adam Hamilton is the senior pastor of The United Methodist Church of the Resurrection in Leawood, Kansas and the author of over 20 books and several small group studies.

Review his inspirational books here. Simon Peter. Simon Called Peter is a novel by Robert Keable (–) which was a best-seller in The title is a reference to Simon Peter the apostle and first Pope of the Catholic Church. In it was met with astonishing success, and its runaway popularity won Keable a level of celebrity.Simon Peter: The Disciple (Bible Time) MacKenzie, Carine.

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