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Peter

You can read about me in the books of Matthew, Mark, Luke, John, Acts, Galatians, 1 & 2 Peter.

My name was originally Simon.  Mark 3:16.

I lived in the cities of Capernaum and Bethsaida.  John 1:44; Mark 1:21, 29.

My father's name was John.  John 1:42.

I have a brother named Andrew.  Matthew 4:18.

My brother and I were fishermen.  Matthew 4:18.

Jesus called me as an apostle to be an eyewitness to His ministry and to preach what He taught me.  Mark 3:14-19.

I was present at the transfiguration of Jesus.  Matthew 17:1-9.

I denied three times that I was a friend of Christ.  Matthew 26:69-75.

My brother Andrew and I were the first disciples to be called by Jesus.  Matthew 4:18.

I walked on the water to Jesus.  Matthew 14:29.

I was the first disciple to openly say that Jesus is the Christ, the son of the living God.  Matthew 16:16.

I was at Gethsemane when Jesus was arrested.  Matthew 26:36-37.

I was present at the feeding of the 5,000.  Luke 9:12.

Jesus sent John and I to prepare for the last Passover Jesus celebrated.  Luke 22:8.

When Jesus was arrested, I drew my sword and cut off the ear of the high priest's servant.  John 18:10.

Another disciple outran me to the empty tomb where Jesus had been buried.  John 20:4.

God sent an angel to set me free when King Herod put me in prison.  Acts 12:11.