Judas then went on his own to the priests of the Temple, the religious authorities at the time, and offered to betray Jesus in exchange for money—30 pieces of silver, as specified in the Gospel of Matthew.
According to Matthew 27:3–10, Judas felt remorse after seeing Jesus condemned to death , and he returned the silver and hanged himself.
But somehow, though he couldn’t see how, Peter believed that Jesus could overcome. He believed that Jesus would have mercy on him, and forgive his failure. Even after, Judas had the same opportunity that Peter had. But the truth was, he simply did not believe in Jesus , which is why he betrayed him in the first place.
In the days following, Peter proposed that the assembled disciples, who numbered about 120, nominate two men to replace Judas. They chose Joseph called Barsabas (whose surname was Justus ) and Matthias .
Following the arrest of Jesus , Peter denied knowing him three times , but after the third denial, heard the rooster crow and recalled the prediction as Jesus turned to look at him. Peter then began to cry bitterly. This final incident is known as the Repentance of Peter.
Predestination, Judas had no choice but to betray Jesus . Choice , Judas could have decided not to betray Jesus . It was Judas ‘ destiny to betray Jesus , but he had a choice to repent afterward.
The assumption that the Beloved Disciple was one of the Apostles is based on the observation that he was apparently present at the Last Supper, and Matthew and Mark state that Jesus ate with the Twelve. Thus, the most frequent identification is with John the Apostle , who would then be the same as John the Evangelist .
Indeed, we are told that Judas dipped bread into Jesus’s dish, following the practice of sharing food from a common bowl,” Urciuoli said. But according to the Gospel of Mark, Jesus prepared for the Last Supper on the “first day of Unleavened Bread , when they sacrificed the Passover lamb.”
The Gospel of John states that Jesus confronted Judas at the last supper, telling him, “What you are about to do, do quickly.” The Gospels of Luke and John both say that Satan “entered” Judas at certain times and may have influenced his decision to betray Jesus .
When Jesus was washing his disciple’s feet, Peter said, “No! You shall never wash my feet!” Then Jesus said, “Unless I wash you, you have no part with me.”
According to Matthew 26:50, Jesus responded by saying : “Friend, do what you are here to do”. Luke 22:48 quotes Jesus saying ” Judas , are you betraying the Son of Man with a kiss ?” Jesus ‘ arrest follows immediately.
If , as you say, Judas Iscariot had not betrayed Jesus , Jesus would have been arrested, and crucified and as for Judas he would have been crucified with Jesus . Judas would not have betrayed Jesus , but still, he would be killed.
Saint Matthias , (flourished 1st century ad, Judaea; d. traditionally Colchis, Armenia; Western feast day February 24, Eastern feast day August 9), the disciple who, according to the biblical Acts of the Apostles 1:21–26, was chosen to replace Judas Iscariot after Judas betrayed Jesus.
John the Apostle
|Saint John the Apostle|
|Died||c. AD 100 (aged 93–94) place unknown, probably Ephesus, Roman Empire|
|Venerated in||All Christian denominations which venerate saints Islam (named as one of the disciples of Jesus)|
|Feast||27 December (Roman Catholic, Anglican) 26 September (Orthodox)|
When morning came, he called his disciples to him and chose twelve of them, whom he also designated apostles: Simon (whom he named Peter), his brother Andrew, James, John, Philip, Bartholomew, Matthew, Thomas, James son of Alphaeus, Simon who was called the Zealot, Judas son of James, and Judas Iscariot , who became a