He called his twelve disciples and gave them authority over unclean spirits to throw them out and to heal every disease and every sickness.
References for Matthew 10:1
Here are the names of the twelve apostles: first, Simon, who is called Peter; and Andrew his brother; James the son of Zebedee; and John his brother;
Philip; and Bartholomew; Thomas; and Matthew the tax collector; James the son of Alphaeus; and Thaddaeus;
Simon the Cananaean; and Judas, who betrayed Jesus.
References for Matthew 10:4
Jesus sent these twelve out and commanded them, “Don't go among the Gentiles or into a Samaritan city.
References for Matthew 10:5
Go instead to the lost sheep, the people of Israel.
As you go, make this announcement: ‘The kingdom of heaven has come near.'