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Apostle Thaddaeus (NT)

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Father*James (Luke 6)1

Names and TItles

Variation: Judas.
     Apostle Thaddaeus (NT) was the son of James (Luke 6).1
     Apostle Thaddaeus (NT) became Apostle by Jesus (NT). I consider that Thaddaeus and Judas son of James as the appear in the same place in different, apparently exhaustive lists of the Apostles.

Scriptures (References)

Book VerseTitle
Book of Matthew in the BibleMatthew 10:1-42Jesus Sends out the Twelve2
Book of Luke in the BibleLuke 6:12-16The Twelve Apostles3
Last Edited9 Sep 2018


  1. [S3] International Bible Society, editor, The Holy Bible, New International Version (Grand Rapids, Michigan: Zondervan Publishing House, 1984), Luke 6:16. Hereinafter cited as NIV.
  2. [S3] International Bible Society, NIV, Matthew 10:1-42.
  3. [S3] International Bible Society, NIV, Luke 6:12-16.