Dec
2012

The Greek name Andreas

With the exception of Acts 1:13Acts 1:13
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13 And when they were come in, they went up into the upper chamber, where they were abiding; both Peter and John and James and Andrew, Philip and Thomas, Bartholomew and Matthew, James the son of Alphaeus, and Simon the Zealot, and Judas the son of James.

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, Andrew (Andreas, Greek) is mentioned only in the books of Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John.

Andrew was the brother of Peter (Mt. 10:2Mt. 10:2
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2 Now the names of the twelve apostles are these: The first, Simon, who is called Peter, and Andrew his brother; James the son of Zebedee, and John his brother;

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).  He is first mentioned in Mt. 4:18Mt. 4:18
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18 And walking by the sea of Galilee, he saw two brethren, Simon who is called Peter, and Andrew his brother, casting a net into the sea; for they were fishers.

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