13 And when day came, He called His disciples to Him and chose twelve of them, whom He also named as apostles:14 Simon, whom He also named Peter, and his brother Andrew; and [a]James and John; and Philip and Bartholomew;15 and Matthew and Thomas; James the son of Alphaeus, and Simon who was called the Zealot;16 Judas the son of James, and Judas Iscariot, who became a traitor.
40 One of the two who heard John speak, and followed Him, was Andrew, Simon Peter’s brother.41 He first *found his own brother Simon and *said to him, “We have found the Messiah” (which translated means [a]Christ).42 He brought him to Jesus. Jesus looked at him and said, “You are Simon the son of [b]John; you shall be called Cephas” (which is translated [c]Peter).
43 The next day He [d]decided to go to Galilee, and He *found Philip. And Jesus *said to him, “Follow Me.”44 Now Philip was from Bethsaida, the city of Andrew and Peter.45 Philip *found Nathanael and *said to him, “We have found Him of whom Moses wrote in the Law, and the prophets also wrote: Jesus the son of Joseph, from Nazareth!”46 Nathanael said to him, “Can anything good be from Nazareth?” Philip *said to him, “Come and see.”47 Jesus saw Nathanael coming to Him, and *said of him, “Here is truly an Israelite, in whom there is no deceit!”48 Nathanael *said to Him, “How do You know me?” Jesus answered and said to him, “Before Philip called you, when you were under the fig tree, I saw you.”49 Nathanael answered Him, “Rabbi, You are the Son of God; You are the King of Israel!”
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