Which disciple did not deny Jesus?Matthew 26:31–35.
“I tell you the truth,” Jesus answered, “this very night, before the rooster crows, you will disown me three times.” But Peter declared, “Even if I have to die with you, I will never disown you.” And all the other disciples said the same.
What did Peter mean when he disowns Jesus?He didn't want Jesus to suffer but to ride out in glory; similar hypotheses have been made about Judas. Neither man seemed to be on the same page as Jesus and didn't want to face the reality of Jesus not doing what they hoped He would do. Most importantly, the denial fulfilled Jesus' prophecy.
Why was the Gospel of Peter rejected?Because the work reflects the view that Christ's body had only the appearance of reality, Serapion, bishop of Antioch c. ad 190, believed it was written by a member of the heretical Docetist sect.
Who was Jesus favorite disciple?Since the end of the first century, the beloved disciple has been commonly identified with John the Evangelist.
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Who was the one who Jesus loved?On December 27, we celebrate the Feast of Saint John, Apostle and Evangelist – the “disciple Jesus loved” (John 13:23). As the author of a Gospel account, three epistles, and the book of Revelation, John was not only a close friend of Jesus during his time, but a spiritual teacher for the ages.
Why was John so special to Jesus?It implies that John had indeed been a blessing from God. Specifically, he had been a heaven-sent comfort for Jesus during His years of being with men. Like Jonathan to David, he had been a good friend to Him.
Did Peter ever repent for denying Jesus?Following the arrest of Jesus, Peter denied knowing him three times, but after the third denial, he heard the rooster crow and recalled the prediction as Jesus turned to look at him. Peter then began to cry bitterly. This final incident is known as the Repentance of Peter.
Why was the Gospel of Mary Magdalene rejected?Mary Magdalene's nonphysical interpretation of resurrection was ultimately suppressed, says Chilton, because it came uncomfortably close to the view of the Gnostics, a heretical sect of Christianity that flourished in the second and third centuries.
What happened to Peter for denying Jesus?From his bold declaration that he would “never deny Christ” ... to his bitter denunciation, “I don't know the man!” The good news is that Peter was forgiven and restored by Jesus. And once Peter had been restored, he went and preached a sermon to the very people who had crucified Jesus.
What did Jesus say to Peter before he died?Jesus then describes Peter's future to him, and says "someone else will dress you and lead you where you do not want to go" (John 21:18, NIV). The narrator interprets this as referring to Peter's martyrdom (John 21:19). According to a tradition found in the apocryphal Acts of Peter, Peter was crucified upside-down.
Why did Peter fail Jesus?The stories of Peter's mistakes often are in the forefront: when he lost faith and sank when walking on water toward Jesus in Matthew 14:22-33; and when Peter denies knowing Christ three times in John 18:15-27. Yet the high points of Peter's leadership also are known.
What happened to Peter after Jesus died?After Jesus' death, he served as the head of the Apostles and was the first to perform a miracle after Pentecost (Acts 3:1–11). The two Letters of Peter in the Bible are attributed to his authorship, though some scholars dispute this.
Which disciple was not put to death?It is traditionally believed that John was the youngest of the apostles and survived all of them. He is said to have lived to old age, dying at Ephesus sometime after AD 98, during the reign of Trajan, thus becoming the only apostle who did not die as a martyr.
Why did Jesus restore Peter?Peter could be restored to ministry only if his professed love for Christ was real, so Jesus asked him about the quality of his love. Three times Jesus posed the question to Peter, most likely to parallel the Apostle's three earlier denials (21:15–17; see 18:15–27).
Which disciple was jealous of Mary Magdalene?The disciples Peter and Andrew are disturbed—not by what she says, but by how she knows it. And now a jealous Peter complains to his fellows, “Did [Jesus] choose her over us?” This draws a sharp rebuke from another apostle, Levi, who says, “If the Savior made her worthy, who are you then for your part to reject her?”
Who is the husband of Mary Magdalene?Jesus married the prostitute Mary Magdalene and had children, according to a manuscript almost 1,500 years old unearthed at the British Library.
Do Catholics believe Mary Magdalene was married to Jesus?The possibility of a marriage between Mary and Jesus is one neither the Catholic nor Anglican Church entertains. , who lectures in Ministry, New Testament and Church History at Moore Theological College, calls it a “non-issue.”
Why did Judas betray Jesus?Matthew directly states that Judas betrayed Jesus for a bribe of "thirty pieces of silver" by identifying him with a kiss—"the kiss of Judas"—to arresting soldiers of the High Priest Caiaphas, who then turned Jesus over to Pontius Pilate's soldiers.
Who helped Jesus carry the cross?Mark 15: 21
They compelled a passer-by, who was coming in from the country, to carry his cross; it was Simon of Cyrene, the father of Alexander and Rufus.