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Simon

Picture description: Simon of Cyrene carrying Jesus’ cross
Picture copyright: V. Gilbert and Arlisle F. Beers

Bible Verse

Matthew 4:18

Meaning

In the New Testament, Paul was originally named Saul before he converted to Christianity.

Gender

Male

Example

Keywords

apostle    Bethany    brother    Cyrene    Jesus    Peter    Simon   

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