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And I say to thee: That thou art Peter [Kipha, a rock], and upon this rock [Kipha] I will build my church [ekklesian], and the gates of hell shall not prevail against it.
Already, at this first meeting, the Saviour foretold the change of Simon's name to Cephas ( Kephas ; Aramaic Kipha , rock), which is translated Petros (Latin, Petrus ) a proof that Christ had already special views with regard to Simon.Peter and Andrew were engaged at their calling when Jesus met and addressed them: "Come ye after me, and I will make you to be fishers of men ".On the same occasion the sons of Zebedee were called ( Matthew -22 ; Mark -20 ; Luke 5:1-11 ; it is here assumed that Luke refers to the same occasion as the other Evangelists ).A little later Christ chose His Twelve Apostles as His constant associates in preaching the kingdom of God .
Growing prominence among the Twelve Among the Twelve Peter soon became conspicuous.
" The Apostles answered: "Some John the Baptist, and other some Elias, and others Jeremias, or one of the prophets ".