Meet James: The First Apostle to Die for Jesus. The apostle James was honored with a favored position by Jesus Christ, as one of three men in his inner circle. The others were James' brother John and Simon Peter.
Relive the Story of Peter's Denial of Jesus Christ
James the Less is one of the most obscure apostles in the Bible. The only things we know for certain are his name and that he was present in the upper room of Jerusalem after Christ ascended to heaven.
St Bartholomew the Apostle. Bartholomew was 1 of the 12 Apostles of Jesus. Usually identified with Nathanael (aka: spelled Nathaniel) mentioned in John 1. Introduced to Jesus by Philip, another of the 12 apostles as per (John 1:43-51). Also mentioned as “Nathanael of Cana in Galilee” in (John 21:2). Bartholomew is listed among the 12 Apostles of Christ in the 3 Synoptic gospels: Matthew 10:1-4 Mark 3:13-19 & Luke 6:12-16. He was also 1 of the witnesses of Jesus' Ascension Acts 1:4,12,13…