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  Simon - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Simon grenade is a wall breaching rifle grenade.
Simon is an archaic term for a turkey.
Simon Tam is a fictional character from Joss Whedon's Firefly and Serenity
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 St. Simon - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The apostle Simon, called Simon the Zealot in Luke 6:15 and Acts 1:13; and Simon Kananaios ("Simon" signifying שמעון "hearkening; listening", Standard Hebrew Šimʿon, Tiberian Hebrew Šimʿôn), was one of the most obscure among the apostles of Jesus; little is recorded of him aside from his name.
Simon, whom he named Peter, and Andrew his brother, and James and John, and Philip, and Bartholomew, and Matthew, and Thomas, and James the son of Alphaeus, and Simon who was called the Zealot, and Judas ["the son" is interpolated] of James, and Judas Iscariot, who became a traitor.
That Simon was Simeon of Jerusalem, counted by the Church as the second bishop of Jerusalem after James the Just.
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 Simon the Canaanite - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
The apostle Simon the Canaanite (called Simon the Zealot in Luke 6:15 and Acts 1:13; שמעון "Hearkening; listening", Standard Hebrew Šimʿon, Tiberian Hebrew Šimʿôn) was one of the more obscure among the apostles of Jesus, of whom little is recorded aside from his name.
Simon, whom he named Peter, and Andrew his brother, and James and John, and Philip, and Bartholomew, and Matthew, and Thomas, and James the son of Alphaeus, and Simon who was called the Zealot, and Judas [the son] of James, and Judas Iscariot, who became a traitor.
To distinguish him from Simon Peter he is called Kananaios, or Kananites (Matthew 10:4; Mark 3:18), and in Luke 6:15 and Acts 1:13 Zelotes, the "Zealot." Jerome and others wrongly assumed that Kana was his native place: in which case, however, he would have been Kanaios.
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 Encyclopedia: Simon the Canaanite
The Synoptic Gospels is a term used by modern New Testament scholars for the Gospels according to Matthew, Mark, and Luke of the New Testament in the Bible.
To distinguish him from Simon Peter, he is called Kananaios, or Kananites (Matthew 10:4; Mark 3:18), and in the list of apostles in Luke 6:15, repeated in Acts 1:13, Zelotes, the "Zealot." The Gospel of Matthew is one of the four Gospels of the New Testament.
That Simon was Simeon of Jerusalem, counted by the Church as the second bishop of Jerusalem after James.
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 Simon - Smith's Bible Dictionary on StudyLight.org
» Simon the Canaanite, Simon the Cananaean, Simon the Zealot
Simon the Canaanite, one of the twelve apostles, (Matthew 10:4; Mark 3:18) otherwise described as Simon Zelotes, (Luke 6:15; Acts 1:13) (A.D. 28.) The latter term, which is peculiar to Luke, is the Greek equivalent for the Chaldee term preserved by Matthew and Mark.
Simon of Cyrene, a Hellenistic Jew, born at Cyrene, on the north coast of Africa, who was present at Jerusalem at the time of the crucifixion of Jesus, either as an attendant at the feast, (Acts 2:10) or as one of the numerous settlers at Jerusalem from that place.
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 ninemsn Encarta - Search Results - Canaanites
Canaanites, in the Old Testament, original inhabitants of the land of Canaan.
Canaanite, group of Semitic languages of ancient Syria and Palestine, including Hebrew, Phoenician, and other closely related dialects.
Simon the Canaanite, in the New Testament of the Bible, one of the 12 Apostles of Jesus Christ.
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 Simon a Canaanite and the apostle of Christ   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Simon a Canaanite and the apostle of Christ
The fact is one of Judah's sons that lived was the son of a Canaanite.
The Israelites were a pot luck of Canaanites.
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 4Reference || Simon the Canaanite   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
THE THREE SIMONS There are often holy men with the same Christian name, but they didn't usually live at the same time - even more confusingly, 2 of them in the same group (of apostles).
Simon no.1, not an apostle, but the first fl saintly Christian (according to the church), helped Christ carry the cross, after He stumbled one time too many for the Romans.
This apostle was also called Simon the Zealot - that is, hyper-enthusiastic.
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 Simon the Canaanite/Cananaean (Nancy)
If you are claiming that Simon the Canaanite and Simon the Zealot are one and the same, then you have failed to present any evidence that supports this assertion and the contradiction still stands.
MATT There were two posts in response to your original request to show Simon the Canaanite and Simon Zelotes as being the same person, one from myself (Smith's dictionary), and another from Ralph (I think).
NANCY If you are claiming that Simon the Cananaean and Simon the Zealot are one and the same, (and there is evidence that Cananaean does mean Zealot), then you need to provide some evidence that the NT says Cananaean and not Canaanite.
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 Canaanite   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
The term Canaanite religion is an inappropiate name given to religious text found in the city of Ugarit.
The bulk of the detail of Canaanite culture, however, is provided for the periods between 8500 bce and 539 bce.
Extra-cultural influences upon the Canaanites are inferred through changing burial techniques (particularly Canaanite shaft tombs), architecture, and to a lesser extent, pottery styles.
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 Simon The Canaanite; Simon The Cananaean; Simon The Zealot (International Standard Bible Encyclopedia) :: Bible Tools
This Simon was also named "the Canaanite" (Matthew 10:4; Mark 3:18 the King James Version) or "the Cananean" (Matthew 10:4; Mark 3:18 the Revised Version (British and American)) or "Zelotes" (Luke 6:15; Acts 1:13 the King James Version) or "the Zealot" (Luke 6:15; Acts 1:13 the Revised Version (British and American)).
The Zealots were a faction, headed by Judas of Galilee, who "in the days of the enrollment" (compare Acts 5:37; Luke 2:1-2) bitterly opposed the threatened increase of taxation at the census of Quirinius, and would have hastened by the sword the fulfillment of Messianic prophecy.
Simon has been identified with Simon the brother of Jesus (Mark 6:3; Matthew 13:55), but there also are reasons in favor of identifying him with Nathanael.
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 Simon article - Simon Simon Trent Saint Peter Simon Canaanite apostle Simon Cyrene - What-Means.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Simon of Cyrene, a person mentioned in the New Testament
This is a disambiguation page; that is, one that points to other pages that might otherwise have the same name.
Simon article - Simon definition - what means Simon
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 The Deaths of the 12 Apostles
The details of the deaths of three of the apostles (John, the Beloved, Bartholomew and Simon the Canaanite) are not known at all, either by tradition or early historians.
According to tradition, James son of Alpheus was thrown down from the temple by the scribes and Pharisees; he was then stoned, and his brains dashed out with a fuller’s club.
Simon the Canaanite – No information either in the Bible or by tradition.
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 SIMON - Definition
Herb Simon, Herbert A. Simon, Herbert Aleddxander Simon, Marvin Neil Simon, Neil Simon, Paul Simon, Simon the Canaanite, Simon the Zealot, Simon Zelotes, St Simon
This word "Canaanite" does not mean a native of Canaan, but is derived from the Syriac word Kanean or Kaneniah, which was the name of a Jewish sect.
Simon was seized by the soldiers as the procession wended its way to the place of crucifixion as he was passing by, and the heavy cross which Christ from failing strength could no longer bear was laid on his shoulders.
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 The Ecole Glossary   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Simon is sometimes called Simon the Less in contrast to Simon (or Simeon) the kinsman of the Lord.
Simon is sometimes associated with Nathaniel, another native of Cana, and/or with the bridegroom at marriage at Cana.
Simon is sometimes identified as Simeon, bishop of Jerusalem, who was crucified for preaching in Samaria.
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 Luigi Cascioli - La Favola di Cristo
According to Matthew: Simon Peter, James son of Zebedee, John brother of James, Andrew, Philip, Bartholomew, Matthew, Thomas, James son of Alphaeus, Thaddaeus, Simon the Canaanite, Judas Iscariot (12).
At this point we have established that Simon, James the greater, Judas and James as sons of Judas the Galilean were all engaged in the struggle against the Romans to claim the throne of Jerusalem.
Canaanite is the Greek translation of the Hebrew "qanana" which corresponds to zealot, i.e.
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 Simon   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Simon is always used synonomously with, "the Zealot" (Luke 6:15) to easily distinguish him from Simon Peter.
Simon the Zealot is additionally referred to as Simon the Canaanite (Matt.
It is assumed as being a born-again Christian that he abandoned his involvement with the Zealots and instead redirected his focus and agenda in spreading the gospel.
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 GospelMessage.com - Listings of the word CANAANITE in the King James Version   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
And Judah saw there a daughter of a certain Canaanite, whose name [was] Shuah; and he took her, and went in unto her.
And king Arad the Canaanite, which dwelt in the south in the land of Canaan, heard of the coming of the children of Israel.
[And to] the Canaanite on the east and on the west, and [to] the Amorite, and the Hittite, and the Perizzite, and the Jebusite in the mountains, and [to] the Hivite under Hermon in the land of Mizpeh.
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 Judas Iscariot (International Standard Bible Encyclopedia) :: Bible Tools
He was the son of Simon (John 13:2) or Simon Iscariot (John 6:71; John 13:26), the meaning of Iscariot explaining why it was applied to his father also.
Thus, after the discourse on the Bread of Life in the synagogue of Capernaum (John 6:26-59), when many of the disciples deserted Jesus (John 6:66) and Peter protested the allegiance of the apostles (John 6:69), Jesus answered, "Did not I choose you the twelve, and one of you is a devil" (John 6:70).
Then follows John's commentary, "Now he spake of Judas the son of Simon Iscariot, for he it was that should betray him, being one of the twelve" (John 6:71), implying that Judas was already known to Jesus as being in spirit one of those who "went back, arid walked no more with him" (John 6:66).
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 The Study of the Gospel of Mark - Part 17
Simon Peter, Simon the Canaanite and Simon Zelotes.
This Simon is different than “Simon who is called Peter.” Simon the Canaanite and Simon Zelotes is one in the same man. This Simon was a Canaanite according to Matthew and Mark.
So there is no discrepancy, Simon the Canaanite and Simon Zelotes are one in the same.
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 Canaanite - Dictionary Definition and Meaning of Canaanite
A descendant of Canaan, the son of Ham, and grandson of Noah.
The word here does not, however, mean a descendant of Canaan, but is a translation, or rather almost a transliteration, of the Syriac word Kanenyeh (R.V. rendered "Cananaen"), which designates the Jewish sect of the Zealots.
Hence he is called elsewhere (Luke 6:15) "Simon Zelotes;" i.e., Simon of the sect of the Zealots.
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 May 10: Orthodox saints
Sainted Simon, Bishop of Vladimir and Suzdal', and at Kiev, in the Nearer Caves (+1226)
But Sainted Simon, seeing into the spiritual condition of Polykarp, talked the greatprince out of his intent, and to Polykarp himself he wrote a deeply moving missive, in which he proffered his friend guidance against his defects of soul.
The epistle of Simon was placed at the beginning of the Kievo-Pechersk Paterikon and presented the author under his name as a man of learning.
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 James and John
Luke 6:14-16 Simon, (whom he also named Peter,) and Andrew his brother, James and John, Philip and Bartholomew, Matthew and Thomas, James the son of Alphaeus, and Simon called Zelotes, And Judas the brother of James, and Judas Iscariot, which also was the traitor.
Now when Simon Peter heard that it was the Lord, he girt his fisher's coat unto him, (for he was naked,) and did cast himself into the sea.
John 18:15-18 And Simon Peter followed Jesus, and so did another disciple: that disciple was known unto the high priest, and went in with Jesus into the palace of the high priest.
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