Eleven, The

Eleven, The

The disciples or apostles of Jesus (originally twelve) during a brief period after the death of Judas Iscariot and before the choice of Matthias (Acts 1:23-26). The Eleven are mentioned in Matt 28:16; Mark 16:14 (in some manuscripts); Luke 24:9, Luke 24:33; Acts 1:26; Acts 2:14 (in some manuscripts); 1Cor 15:5 (in some manuscripts).

Acts 1:23-26

23So they proposed two, Joseph called Barsabbas, who was also known as Justus, and Matthias.24Then they prayed and said, “Lord, you know everyone's heart. Show ... View more

Matt 28:16

The Commissioning of the Disciples
16Now the eleven disciples went to Galilee, to the mountain to which Jesus had directed them.

Mark 16:14

Jesus Commissions the Disciples
14Later he appeared to the eleven themselves as they were sitting at the table; and he upbraided them for their lack of faith an ... View more

Luke 24:9

9and returning from the tomb, they told all this to the eleven and to all the rest.

Luke 24:33

33That same hour they got up and returned to Jerusalem; and they found the eleven and their companions gathered together.

Acts 1:26

26And they cast lots for them, and the lot fell on Matthias; and he was added to the eleven apostles.

Acts 2:14

Peter Addresses the Crowd
14But Peter, standing with the eleven, raised his voice and addressed them, “Men of Judea and all who live in Jerusalem, let this be k ... View more

1Cor 15:5

5and that he appeared to Cephas, then to the twelve.

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