List of Biblical figures
An alphabetical list of people featured in the Bible
Tribes of Israel
According to the Book of Genesis, all the Israelites were desendents of the sons of Jacob, who was also blessed with the name Israel. His twelve male children become the ancestors of the Twelve Tribes of Israel.
Apostles of Jesus
See also: "The twelve disciples and the women who followed Jesus"
- Matthew 10:2-4, Mark 3:16-19, Luke 6:14-16, Acts 1:13
- Additionally, Paul is a self-described apostle. Rom 1:1, 1 Cor 1:1, 2 Cor 1:1, Gal 1:1, Eph 1:1, Col 1:1, 1 Tim 1:1, 2 Tim 1:1, and Titus 1:1
- Finally, Matthias is often forgotten. He is the apostle who replaced Judas Iscariot. Acts 1:15-26
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