Disciple of Jesus who helped spread Christianity?
There were many who followed Christ and help spread the word, far too many to name.
Who was the disciple who was converted on the road to Damascuswho later helped spread Christianity throughout the roman world?
A disciple is a person who spreads the love of Christ and the Gospel. A disciple is also a person who seeks after Jesus with adoration and wanting to know more. Anyone can be a disciple. Jesus had 12 main disciples :Peter, Andrew, James, John, Philip, Bartholemew, Matthew, Thomas, James, Thaddeus, Simon, and Judas. There were disciples after that such as Paul who spread the gospel to the gentiles.
from the original Greek, a disciple is a 'follower', and an apostle is a 'messenger'. So the twelve disciples were not only followers of Jesus but also apostles, as they are said to have spread the message of Jesus. Paul, although not a disciple, was also an apostle because he was a messenger of Jesus.
The things that contributed to the spread of Christianity is that Jesus welcomed everyone especially the humble, poor, and oppressed. Also the fact that Jesus preached about love helped instead of saying "you are all going to die". Belief in the equality and dignity of all brought widespread support among common people too, as did the promise of a better life beyond the grave,
The Roman Empire was the geographical factor which first helped the spread of Christianity. It started in Judea, which was part of the Roman Empire. It was spread through this empire, especially its eastern part by Christian preachers. Originally the Christians were Jews who preached other Jews and followed Jewish law. Paul created a theology which opened Christianity to the gentiles (non-Jews) of the Roman Empire. He said that faith in Jesus and following his…
The only disciple not to desert Jesus was 'the disciple Jesus loved' - John, who was present with jesus' mother Mary, Mary Magdalene and other women at the place where Jesus ws executed. The only disciple not to desert Jesus was 'the disciple Jesus loved' - John, who was present with jesus' mother Mary, Mary Magdalene and other women at the place where Jesus ws executed.
The cast of Nadveren - 1971 includes: Anders Bohr as Jesus Henning Christiansen as Disciple John Davidsen as Disciple Allan De Waal as Disciple Knud Erik Arvel as Jesus Paul Gernes as Disciple Erik Hagens as Disciple Annie Hansen Kjeld Hansen Erik Kragsholt as Jesus Bo Lynnerup as Jesus Axel Mathiesen as Jesus Jeffrey Nedergaard as Disciple Preben Nygaard Andersen as Disciple Dale Robinson as Jesus Erik Thygesen as Disciple Bent Volf Jensen as Jesus…