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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They went up to Simon Peter Hoole's room and tried to raise him, but got no response.
Jesus went into the region of Caesarea Philippi and he asked his disciples, "Who do people say that the Son of Man is?" They replied, "Some say John the Baptist, others Elijah, still others Jeremiah or one of the prophets." He said to them, "But who do you say that I am?" Simon Peter said in reply, "You are the Christ, the Son of the living God." Jesus said to him in reply, "Blessed are you, Simon son of Jonah.
He appeared to them in this way: Simon Peter, Thomas who was called the Twin; Nathanael of Cana in Galilee, the sons of Zebedee, and two other disciples were together; and Simon Peter said to them, 'I'm going fishing.' They replied, 'We will come with you.' And they went out and got into the boat, but that night they caught nothing.
RESURRECTIONOne of the earliest and most moving accounts of the resurrection is by Simon Peter, disciple and apostle of Jesus Christ.
The impact of Jesus as a teacher on Simon Peter is reflected in his response, 'Master, we have worked hard all night and have caught nothing, but at your command I will lower the nets.' The ensuing miraculous catch, enough to fill up two boats in danger of sinking, would push him to another level of interaction with Jesus.
It's now more than two weeks since the body of 54-year-old Simon Peter Clark was found at Grove Caravan Park in the village of Pendine.
The sudden death of 54-year-old Simon Peter Clark, himself of Pendine, has seen police seal off the caravan park as they investigate his suspected murder.
Dyfed-Powys Police confirmed that 54-year-old Simon Peter Clark from Pendine was pronounced dead at the caravan park at 10am on Friday.
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A police report said Simon Peter Belmonte was driving an Isuzu Wagon Hi-Lander towards Bicol, when he fell asleep and accidentally collided with an incoming Toyota Hi-Ace GL Grandia being driven by Alexander Regalario in Barangay (village) Camohaguin around 4:30 a.m.
I love the conversation between Jesus and Simon Peter when this event was happening, when Jesus came before Simon Peter, Simon asked the Lord, 'Master, are you going to wash my feet?
Roman Catholic Bishop Simon Peter Poh was escorted by a group of youths to the Kuching High Court Complex car park, out of fear that he may be assaulted.