Called to be an apostle
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And going on from thence, he saw other two brethren, James [the son] of Zebedee, and John his brother, in a ship with Zebedee their father, mending their nets; and he called them. (4:21)

And they immediately left the ship and their father, and followed him. (4:22)

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; (10:2)


And when he had gone a little farther thence, he saw James the [son] of Zebedee, and John his brother, who also were in the ship mending their nets. (1:19)

And straightway he called them: and they left their father Zebedee in the ship with the hired servants, and went after him. (1:20)


Simon, (whom he also named Peter,) and Andrew his brother, James and John, Philip and Bartholomew, (6:14)

--Acts of the Apostles--

And when they were come in, they went up into an upper room, where abode both Peter, and James, and John, and Andrew, Philip, and Thomas, Bartholomew, and Matthew, James [the son] of Alphaeus, and Simon Zelotes, and Judas [the brother] of James. (1:13)

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