People of the Gospel (no 1) Answers

1.   St Gabriel visited Our Lady

2.   Elizabeth & Zachariah were St John the Baptist’s parents

3.   Simon was St Peter’s name before Jesus changed it

4.   St Andrew was St Peter’s brother

5.   St James was St John’s brother

6.   Zebedee was the father of James & John

7.   Matthew, Mark, Luke, & John wrote the four Gospels

8.   St Luke wrote the Acts of the Apostles

9.   St Mary Magdalene thought Our Lord was the gardener

10.   The shepherds were the first to see the new born Jesus

11.   The three wise men are called Caspar, Melchior, & Balthazar

12.   King Herod wanted to kill baby Jesus

13.   Caesar Augustus called for a census to be taken of everyone who lived in the Roman Empire

14.   Bethlehem is known as the city of David

15.   St Joseph is Jesus’ foster father

16.   Nicodemus visited Our Lord at night and in secret

17.   Doubting Thomas wouldn’t believe Jesus had risen from the dead until he had touched Him

18.   Jesus said, “Do you love me?” three times to St Peter

19.   Judas betrayed Jesus for thirty pieces of silver

20.   There were twelve Apostles

21.   Simon of Cyrene helped Jesus to carry the Cross

22.   Jesus took Peter, James, and John up to the top of Mount Thabor

23.   Moses and Elijah appeared next to Our Lord

24.   Simeon and Anna greeted Our Lord in the Temple when He was only forty days old

25.   Pontius Pilate condemned Jesus to death