Mark 3:13-19 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)
The 12 Apostles
13 Then He went up the mountain and summoned those He wanted, and they came to Him. 14 He also appointed 12—He also named them apostles[a]—to be with Him, to send them out to preach, 15 and to have authority to[b] drive out demons.
16 He appointed the Twelve:[c]
To Simon, He gave the name Peter;
Mark 6:13-16 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)
13 And they were driving out many demons, anointing many sick people with olive oil, and healing them.
John the Baptist Beheaded
14 King Herod heard of this, because Jesus’ name had become well known. Some[a] said, “John the Baptist has been raised from the dead, and that’s why supernatural powers are at work in him.” 15 But others said, “He’s Elijah.” Still others said, “He’s a prophet[b]—like one of the prophets.”
16 When Herod heard of it, he said, “John, the one I beheaded, has been raised!”