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  Quorum of the Twelve Apostles - MormonWiki - Mormonism - the LDS Church, Beliefs & Religion
The Twelve, under the direction of Brigham Young, governed the Church from June 1844 to December 1847 during the westward exodus to the Salt Lake Valley.
The Twelve sustained Young as President of the Church on December 5, 1846, near Winter Quarters, Nebraska, and this action was subsequently sustained by the Church as whole in a conference on December 27, 1847.
Apostles seek to take the gospel to all nations and, under the direction of the First Presidency, meet with heads of state to obtain official permission to teach the gospel in various countries.
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  Twelve Apostles - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Apostle of the Alleghanies: Demetrius Augustine Gallitzin, 1770–1840
Apostle to the Armenians: Saint Gregory the Illuminator, 256–331
Apostle to the Pomeranians: Saint Otto of Bamberg, 1060–1139
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 Apostles - OrthodoxWiki
Apostle to the Armenians: Saint Gregory the Illuminator, 256 - 331
Apostle to the Frisians: Saint Willibrord, 657 - 738
Apostle to the Scots: Saint Columba, 521 - 597
www.orthodoxwiki.org /Apostles   (601 words)

  
 Quorum of the Twelve Apostles - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In Mormonism, the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles (also known as the Quorum of the Twelve, the Council of the Twelve, or the Twelve) is one of the governing bodies of church hierarchy in many Latter Day Saint denominations.
Members of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles are considered apostles, with a special calling to be evangelical ambassadors and witnesses of Jesus Christ.
Individually and collectively, the Twelve hold the keys and have confirmed the authority to exercise all of the keys upon the president of the Church, the one man who is to preside over the Church.
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 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Apostles
Apostles, even in the most heated controversies, and from the first years after Christ's death (for instance in the Jewish controversies), as we read in the oldest Epistles of St.
Apostles are to be with Jesus and to aid Him by proclaiming the kingdom and by healing.
Apostles disappeared, the bishopric was divided: one of the bishops became sovereign bishop, while the others were subordinated to him: these were the later priests.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/01626c.htm   (2719 words)

  
 Acts of Peter and the Twelve Apostles
The Acts of Peter and the Twelve (PDF)
Wilson, New Testament Apocrypha : Writings Relating to the Apostles Apocalypses and Related Subjects (Louisville: John Knox Press, 1992), pp.
Andrea Lorenzo Molinari, The Acts of Peter and the Twelve Apostles (NHC 6.1): Allegory, Ascent, and Ministry in the Wake of the Decian Persecution (Society of Biblical Literature).
www.earlychristianwritings.com /actspetertwelve.html   (396 words)

  
 Twelve Apostles Australia Twelve Apostles Accommodation Twelve Apostles Attractions Tours
The dramatic and imposing limestone cliffs that are the backdrop to the Apostles tower up to 70 metres, while the tallest of the Twelve Apostle rock stacks is around 45 metres high.
Visitors to the Twelve Apostles begin their remarkable experience of the towering rock stacks from the interpretative centre.
Twelve Apostles Accommodation along the Great Ocean Road by the Twelve Apostles is varied.
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 Twelve Apostles Podcasts, Luxury Hotels Cape Town, Cape Town Hotels
Adele Bennett, Wedding Coordinator at The Twelve Apostles Hotel and Spa, describes why this beautiful and world-class hotel is an idyllic wedding venue.
The Twelve Apostles team truly goes out of their way to ensure every wedding day is as special as possible.
Jeremy discusses the fate of two ships on July 28th 1977, which ran aground in front of what is now The Twelve Apostles Hotel.
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 Twelve Apostles Hotel - Luxury Five Star Hotels - Cape Town - South Africa
Twelve Apostles Hotel - Luxury Five Star Hotels - Cape Town - South Africa
The Twelve Apostles Hotel & Spa wins influential 2007 World Travel Award.
The luxurious Twelve Apostles Hotel and Spa lies where earth, sea and sky meet, poised above Atlantic rollers and flanked by the majestic
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 Twelve Apostles - Australian Sights
The Twelve Apostles are a collection of natural limestone stacks standing just off shore in the Port Campbell National Park, on the Great Ocean Road in Victoria, Australia.
The name was changed in the 1950s to the more majestic “The Twelve Apostles” to lure more visitors even though there was only nine left.
The Twelve Apostles are between the towns of Port Campbell and Princetown on the Great Ocean Road.
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 Quorum of the Twelve Apostles
Twelve men ordained to the Melchizedek Priesthood office of apostle constitute the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, the second-highest presiding quorum in the government of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
President Young was sustained as president of the church on December 5, 1847, by the Twelve and by the Saints in conference on December 27, 1847.
The President of the Twelve who is the senior apostle on the earth becomes the presiding officer of the Church and remains in that capacity until a new First Presidency is organized.
www.lightplanet.com /mormons/priesthood/twelve_apostles.html   (2147 words)

  
 Port Campbell National Park - 12 Apostles
The dramatic and imposing limestone cliffs that are the backdrop to the Apostles tower up to 70 metres, while the tallest of the rock stacks is around 45 metres high.
The Apostles had their beginnings up to 20 million years ago with the forces of nature attacking the soft limestone of the Port Campbell cliffs.
Visitors to the Twelve Apostles begin their remarkable experience of the towering rock stacks from the interpretative centre.
www.greatoceanrd.org.au /portcampbell/apostles.asp   (293 words)

  
 Port Campbell National Park - 12 Apostles
The dramatic and imposing limestone cliffs that are the backdrop to the Apostles tower up to 70 metres, while the tallest of the rock stacks is around 45 metres high.
The Apostles had their beginnings up to 20 million years ago with the forces of nature attacking the soft limestone of the Port Campbell cliffs.
Visitors to the Twelve Apostles begin their remarkable experience of the towering rock stacks from the interpretative centre.
www.greatoceanroad.org /shipwreckcoast/portcampbell/apostles.asp   (293 words)

  
 The Twelve Apostles of Jesus
These apostles, on the other hand, are consistently listed in three groups of four, and include at least three sets of brothers.
Apostles are part of the five-fold ministry of Ephesians 4:11 (Apostles, Prophets, Evangelists, Pastors and Teachers), and the word "missionary" is NOT found in the Bible.
The Apostle Paul (Saul of Tarsus) never met Jesus face-to-face or in the flesh, but saw that Great Light on the Road to Damascus and became an Apostle and the special minister to the Gentiles (those who aren't Jews).
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 The Twelve Apostles
Taking the Truth from the Apostles, the Orthodox Church is an "Apostolic" Church; it has its roots in the apostolic ministry and succession, the apostolic faith and creed, and the apostolic word and scriptures by which the Apostles and their immediate successors defended the Orthodox Faith and kept it undefiled against heresies and persecutions.
The apostle does not merely transmit a message, but he works to put it into practice among the recipients, both to let them understand it aright and to apply its contents in their faith and life.
In the New Testament, Simon, one of the brethren of the Lord, was identified with Simon the Apostle.
www.goarch.org /en/ourfaith/articles/article7065.asp   (4745 words)

  
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The deeds of this apostle are sometimes mistakenly assigned to James, John's brother.
He was the one apostle who followed right along with Jesus the night of his arrest and dared to accompany his Master into the very jaws of death.
He was the first of the twelve really and fully to believe in the resurrection, and he was the first to recognize the Master when he came to them on the seashore after his resurrection.
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 Who were the twelve (12) disciples / apostles of Jesus Christ?
The word "disciple" refers to a "learner" or "follower." The word "apostle" refers to "one who is sent out." While Jesus was on earth, the twelve were called disciples.
They were then referred to as the twelve apostles.
Some Bible teachers view Matthias as an "invalid" member of the 12 apostles, and instead believe that the Apostle Paul was God's choice to replace Judas Iscariot as the twelfth apostle.
www.gotquestions.org /twelve-apostles-disciples-12.html   (326 words)

  
 Rejection of Pascal's Wager:The Twelve Apostles
According to all the four gospels and the Acts of the Apostles, Jesus selected a band, twelve in number, of disciples to help him to preach his message.
Coupled with this uncertainty as to who exactly constituted the original twelve apostles, we are even more uncertain about what their subsequent histories were.
For instance the presence of Andrew (John 6:8-9) and Philip (John 6:5-8) in the miracle of the feeding of multitudes is merely the addition of names to an incident which never happened.
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 PAPER 139 - THE TWELVE APOSTLES
He was one of the inner circle of four apostles, but his appointment by Jesus as the head of the apostolic group made it necessary for him to remain on duty with his brethren while the other three enjoyed very close communion with the Master.
Peter was the first of Jesus' apostles to come forward to defend the work of Philip among the Samaritans and Paul among the gentiles; yet later on at Antioch he reversed himself when confronted by ridiculing Judaizers, temporarily withdrawing from the gentiles only to bring down upon his head the fearless denunciation of Paul.
The apostles all died without knowing that Matthew was their benefactor to such an extent that, when he went forth to proclaim the gospel of the kingdom after the beginning of the persecutions, he was practically penniless.
www.urantia.org /papers/paper139.html   (10204 words)

  
 The Writings of The Twelve Apostles
This article is a discussion about the non-Pauline letters (Hebrews to Revelation) in the prospect of shedding light upon the question of the Twelve Apostles and the Body of Christ.
The subject of the Twelve Apostles and the Body of Christ has been studied and restudied by dispensationalists.
Either the Twelve are in the Body and write Body truth or as I propose they are not and do not.
www.experiencegrace.com /Writings_of_the_Twelve_Apostles.html   (1216 words)

  
 June 30- Memorial of the Twelve Apostles
The first is Peter, the head of the Apostles preached the Good News in Judea, then in Antioch where he established his Chair for a seven years period, and then he moved his cathedral to Rome, where he was killed crucified upside down.
These are the twelve Apostles who went all over the world preaching Jesus Christ, and whose voices were heard throughout the planet.
Each of these Apostles is individually celebrated in a special memorial around the liturgical year.
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 Daily Bible Study - The Twelve Apostles
The original twelve apostles may be considered, with one exception (i.e.
Often referred to simply as "The Twelve," they were chosen by Jesus Christ Himself, and actually lived and worked with Him during His Ministry.
The names of The Twelve are listed in 4 places in The Bible (Matthew 10:2-4, Mark 3:16-19, Luke 6:12-19, Acts 1:13) with some minor differences due to the various uses of first, family, or nicknames at different times.
www.keyway.ca /htm2002/apostles.htm   (373 words)

  
 The Twelve Apostles Cape Town, The Twelve Apostles, The Twelve Apostles Cape Town, Hotel The Twelve Apostles, The ...
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The Twelve Apostles Hotel prides itself on exceptional hospitality, ensuring the most discreet attention to detail.
Whales frequent the Cape Coast from June to November to breed, and can frequently be spotted along the coastline in front of the hotel.
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 Twelve Apostles
With its maximum diameter of 88m Twelve Apostles is the largest stone circle in mainland Scotland and one of the largest in Great Britain.
Until 1837 there were twelve stones out of a probable 18 originals, but now only eleven of them survive, five still standing.
The tallest upright stone is 1.9m high, but the largest block is a slab 3.2m long and 2.3m wide lying prostrate in the south-west sector of the ring.
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 The Twelve Apostles   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Twelve Apostles have been isolated from the coastline by the sea breaking the rocks from the mainland.
This formed the Twelve Apostles and other stunning features along the coastline.
One of the famous rock stacks is called London Bridge because it used to be connected to land and looked like a bridge, but a few years ago in 1990 the bridge broke and now it is a rock stack like an island.
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 Grimm, Children's Legends 02, The Twelve Apostles   (Site not responding. Last check: )
It was three hundred years before the birth of Christ the Lord, and there lived a mother who had twelve sons, but she was so poor and needy that she did not know how she would be able to keep them alive.
Then they awoke and were with him on earth, and they were called the twelve apostles.
"The Twelve Apostles" is one of ten "Children's Legends" added as an appendix to the Grimms' Children's and Household Tales with the second edition (1819).
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 Bible Study - The Twelve Apostles   (Site not responding. Last check: )
When/How he died:Tradition says that he was the only one of The Twelve that did not die a violent death.
The Bible does not record the end of all of the twelve apostles, nor their deaths but they are other references from tradition as to their martyrdom.
Mathias who was elected, by the eleven, as a replacement for Judas Iscariot considered to be the 12th apostle, but many believe that the apostle Paul, whom Jesus Himself called, was the actuall replacement.
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 TWELVE APOSTLES, GREAT OCEAN ROAD, VICTORIA
The Twelve Apostles are located along the spectacular Great Ocean Road.
At first glance the Twelve Apostles may not appear to be 12 apostles.
The Twelve Apostles were formed by erosion of the original coastline.
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 Twelve Apostles @ AlienArtifacts.com (Alien Artifacts)   (Site not responding. Last check: )
the centrepiece of a learning village, incorporating facilities at Westleigh High School, the Sure Start children's centre, and the Twelve Apostles, St Paul's...
The Twelve Apostles (in Koine Greek Ἀπόστολος apostolos, Liddell and Scott, Strong's G652, someone sent forth/sent out) were men that according to the Synoptic Gospels and Christian tradition, were chosen from among the disciples of Jesus for a mission.
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