Simon Peter


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Simon Peter

n
(Bible) New Testament the full name of the apostle Peter, a combination of his original name and the name given him by Christ (Matthew 16:17–18)

pe•ter1

(ˈpi tər)

v.i.
to tire; become exhausted (usu. fol. by out).
[1805–15]

pe•ter2

(ˈpi tər)

n.
Slang: Usu. Vulgar. penis.
[1865–70; from the name]

Pe•ter1

(ˈpi tər)

n.
1. Also called Simon Peter. died A.D. 67?, one of the 12 apostles and the reputed author of two of the Epistles.
2. either of these two Epistles in the New Testament, I Peter or II Peter.

Pe•ter2

(ˈpi tər)
n.
1. Peter I ( “the Great” ), 1672–1725, czar of Russia 1682–1725.
2. Peter II, 1923–70, king of Yugoslavia 1934–45.
3. Peter III, 1728–62, czar of Russia 1762 (husband of Catherine II).
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Noun1.Simon Peter - disciple of Jesus and leader of the ApostlesSimon Peter - disciple of Jesus and leader of the Apostles; regarded by Catholics as the vicar of Christ on earth and first Pope
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Simon Peter Lott, 36, was caught at a home in Billingham with 5,023 still images and 162 videos stored on a PC in January 2014.
The 10 people charged with conspiracy to supply Class A drugs are Asa Dobbing, 35, of Ryhope Grange Court, in Sunderland; Aidan Dobbing, 30, of Revelston Close, Doxford Park, Sunderland; Leanne Mariner, 31, of Bonners Raff, in Sunderland; Jamie Lee Malloy, 25, of Saint Oswins Street, in South Shields; April Ellen Hunter, 19, of Little Bedford Street in North Shields; Iain Potts, 27, of Cavendish Place, in Sunderland; Kevin Dudley, 39, of Hadrian Road, Jarrow; Simon Peter Loomes, 40, of Windsor Road in Buckinghamshire; Victoria Carter, 24, of Saint Oswins Street, in South Shields and Christopher Catchpole, 47, of Jack Lawson Terrace, Wheatley Hill, County Durham.
Simon Peter, the chair of a committee set up by the refugees in the Ocea cluster, said there simply is not enough water to go around at the settlement.
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The paper I will present in Chicago is about the leadership style of Simon Peter, the apostle who led the early Christian Church and how Peter's leadership can be applied by modern leaders today.
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The comic skit featured the stage antics of two bumbling fishermen, Pete and Andy, who, it soon became obvious, were modern-day proxies for Christ's net-wielding disciples, Andrew and Simon Peter.
As a primary witness to Jesus and model for the kind of leadership Jesus wanted for his followers, Simon Peter is a window into the mind of Christ and the meaning of the Gospel.
Simon Peter comments on the "freakiest night of my life" (the Transfiguration) when "Jesus turned all white and shiny.
The disciple, Simon Peter, promised never to desert Jesus, but denied even knowing Him when he was on trial and subsequently crucified.