Simon the Zealot

Simon the Zealot
one of the twelve Apostles (first century)
Instance Hypernyms: ↑Apostle, ↑saint

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  • Simon the Zealot — St. Simon redirects here. See also Saint Simon. Infobox Saint name=Saint Simon the Zealot birth date= death date= 107 [ [ San Simone ] ] feast day=October 28 (Roman Catholic Church); May 10 (Coptic Church) …   Wikipedia

  • Simon the Zealot — noun see Simon I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Simon the Apostle, Saint — • Also known as Simon the Zealot Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006 …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Simon the Apostle, Saint — ▪ Christian Apostle also called  Simon the Zealot   flourished 1st century AD died , Persia or Edessa, Greece?; Western feast day October 28, Eastern feast day June 19  one of the Twelve Apostles. In the Gospels of Mark and Matthew, he bears the… …   Universalium

  • Simon the Canaanite — noun one of the twelve Apostles (first century) • Syn: ↑Simon, ↑St. Simon, ↑Simon Zelotes, ↑Simon the Zealot • Instance Hypernyms: ↑Apostle, ↑saint …   Useful english dictionary

  • Judas the Zealot — The name Judas the Zealot (Judas Zelotes) is mentioned in the Epistle of the Apostles (Epistula Apostolorum), written in the 2nd century. He is usually identified with the Apostle Simon the Zealot, with which he shares the surname, or with the… …   Wikipedia

  • Simon — See also: Simeon Infobox Given name 2 gender = male meaning = he has heard origin = Genesis 29:33Simon is a common name, from Hebrew שִׁמְעוֹן Šimʿon , meaning he [God] has heard (compare Ishmael ). *Simeon (name) *Simon (surname)People called… …   Wikipedia

  • Simon — (first century)    Apostle.    Simon was one of Jesus’s twelve original apostles. He is called the Canaanite by matthew and mark and the Zealot by luke. This may imply that he was a member of the Jewish freedom fighters who were to lead the… …   Who’s Who in Christianity

  • The Last Days of Judas Iscariot — Infobox Play name = The Last Days of Judas Iscariot image size = 250px caption = The Last Days of Judas Iscariot Original West End Poster writer = Stephen Adly Guirgis chorus = characters = Judas Jesus Satan Henrietta Iscariot etc mute = setting …   Wikipedia

  • Simon — /suy meuhn/; Fr. /see mawonn / for 7, n. 1. the original name of the apostle Peter. Cf. Peter. 2. Simon the Zealot, one of the twelve apostles. Matt. 10:4. 3. the Canaanite, one of the twelve apostles. Matt. 10:4; Mark 3:18; Luke 6:15. 4. a… …   Universalium

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