by InterVarsity Press .
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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 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. Saint Peter the Apostle, one of the 12 disciples of Jesus Christ and, according to Roman Catholic tradition, the first pope. Peter, a Jewish fisherman, was called to be a disciple of Jesus at the beginning of Jesus’ ministry. Learn more about Peter’s life. The Passion of Peter. There's a lot we can learn from the life and ministry of The Apostle Peter. His passion for The Gospel was sometimes overshadowed by the shortcomings of . Life of Peter: Fisherman, Disciple, Apostle (Christian Living Classics) Paperback – August 1, by F. B. Meyer (Author) › Visit Amazon's F. B. Meyer Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author?Reviews: 2.
Accomplishments of Peter the Apostle. After being invited by Jesus to come, Peter got out of his boat and for a brief few moments walked on water (Matthew ).Peter correctly identified Jesus as the Messiah (Matthew ), not through his own knowledge but the enlightenment of the Holy was chosen by Jesus to witness the transfiguration. Peter was called by the apostle Paul a "pillar" of the Church. It was, also, believed by the crowds that the mere casting of his shadow upon the sick was capable of bringing about miraculous healing. Peter is the one who defended the inclusion of the Gentiles (non-Jews) into the Christian Church at the Apostolic Council in Jerusalem. Apostle Peter Apostle Peter: Selected full-text books and articles. Peter: Prince of Apostles: A Study in the History and Tradition of Christianity By F. J. Foakes-Jackson George H. Doran, Read preview Overview. Saint Peter. Jesus’ chief disciple, Peter (also called Simon Peter or Cephas), has been associated with Rome for nearly 2, years. The earliest testimony to the apostle Peter’s presence in Rome is a letter from a Christian deacon named Gaius. Writing probably toward the end of the second century C.E.—so, around or C.E.—Gaius tells about the wondrous things in Rome, including .
THE LIFE OF PETER. The first glimpse we had of him was when Andrew called him. He was first called as a disciple, not as an apostle. The second call •was when he was called to the work of the ministry. But one look brought Peter back, one word undid all that Satan had been doing for hours, and he went out and wept bitterly. You might want to know the rest of the story of Peter. The book of Acts tells us that Peter was arrested at least twice—and miraculously released. The story trails off as the Apostle Paul becomes the central figure in the book of Acts. But Church history tells us what eventually happened to Peter. Peter took the Gospel to Rome. Peter’s journey to an apostle of Christ is found throughout the New Testament. According to church tradition, the gospel of Mark is actually a collaboration with John and Mark, who wrote it as a summarizing of Peter’s life. Then, Peter’s difficulty of spreading the Good News is found in the Book of Acts, and he wrote two letters to new. A look at four books on the 12 Aspostles: “After Acts: Exploring the Lives and Legends of the Apostles” ” by Bryan Litfin; “Paul: Apostle of the Heart Set Free” by F. F. Bruce; “The.