And He went up on 1the mountain and 2summoned those whom He Himselfwanted, and they came to Him.
And He appointedtwelve, so that they would be with Him and that He could send them out to preach,
and to haveauthority to cast out the demons.
And He appointed the twelve: 3Simon (to whom He gave the namePeter ),
and aJames, the son of Zebedee, and John the brother of bJames (to them He gave the nameBoanerges, whichmeans, "Sons of Thunder ");
and Andrew, and Philip, and Bartholomew, and Matthew, and Thomas, and cJames the son of Alphaeus, and Thaddaeus, and Simon the dZealot;
and JudasIscariot, whobetrayed Him.