x120.......The Hidden Apostles

Mt 10:5* These twelve Jesus sent forth, and commanded them, saying, Go not into the way of the Gentiles, and into any city of the Samaritans enter ye not: Mt 10:40* He that receiveth you receiveth me, and he that receiveth me receiveth him that sent me. Mt 14:35* And when the men of that place had knowledge of him, they sent out into all that country round about, and brought unto him all that were diseased; Mt 15:24* But he answered and said, I am not sent but unto the lost sheep of the house of Israel. Mt 20:2* And when he had agreed with the labourers for a penny a day, he sent them into his vineyard. Mt 21:1* And when they drew nigh unto Jerusalem, and were come to Bethphage, unto the mount of Olives, then sent Jesus two disciples, Mt 21:34* And when the time of the fruit drew near, he sent his servants to the husbandmen, that they might receive the fruits of it. Mt 21:36* Again, he sent other servants more than the first: and they did unto them likewise. Mt 21:37* But last of all he sent unto them his son, saying, They will reverence my son. Mt 22:3 And sent forth his servants to call them that were bidden to the wedding: and they would not come. Mt 22:4* Again, he sent forth other servants, saying, Tell them which are bidden, Behold, I have prepared my dinner: my oxen and my fatlings are killed, and all things are ready: come unto the marriage Mt 22:16* And they sent out unto him their disciples with the Herodians, saying, Master, we know that thou art true, and teachest the way of God in truth, neither carest thou for any man: for thou regardest not the person of men. Mt 23:37* O Jerusalem, Jerusalem, thou that killest the prophets, and stonest them which are sent unto thee, how often would I have gathered thy children together, even as a hen gathereth her chickens under her wings, and ye would not!

Mr 3:31* There came then his brethren and his mother, and, standing without, sent unto him, calling him. Mr 6:17 For Herod himself had sent forth and laid hold upon John, and bound him in prison for Herodias' sake, his brother Philip's wife: for he had married her. Mr 6:27 And immediately the king sent an executioner, and commanded his head to be brought: and he went and beheaded him in the prison, Mr 8:26* And he sent him away to his house, saying, Neither go into the town, nor tell it to any in the town. Mr 9:37 Whosoever shall receive one of such children in my name, receiveth me: and whosoever shall receive me, receiveth not me, but him that sent me. Mr 12:2 And at the season he sent to the husbandmen a servant, that he might receive from the husbandmen of the fruit of the vineyard. Mr 12:3 And they caught him, and beat him, and sent him away empty. Mr 12:4* And again he sent unto them another servant; and at him they cast stones, and wounded him in the head, and sent him away shamefully handled. Mr 12:5 And again he sent another; and him they killed, and many others; beating some, and killing some. Mr 12:6 Having yet therefore one son, his wellbeloved, he sent him also last unto them, saying, They will reverence my son.

Lu 1:19* And the angel answering said unto him, I am Gabriel, that stand in the presence of God; and am sent to speak unto thee, and to shew thee these glad tidings. Lu 1:26* And in the sixth month the angel Gabriel was sent from God unto a city of Galilee, named Nazareth, Lu 4:18* The Spirit of the Lord is upon me, because he hath anointed me to preach the gospel to the poor; he hath sent me to heal the brokenhearted, to preach deliverance to the captives, and recovering of sight to the blind, to set at liberty them that are bruised, Lu 4:43* And he said unto them, I must preach the kingdom of God to other cities also: for therefore am I sent. Lu 7:3* And when he heard of Jesus, he sent unto him the elders of the Jews, beseeching him that he would come and heal his servant Lu 7:20 When the men were come unto him, they said, John Baptist hath sent us unto thee, saying, Art thou he that should come? or look we for another? Lu 8:38 Now the man out of whom the devils were departed besought him that he might be with him: but Jesus sent him away, saying,-(Note: Greek here--"apoullo" meaning "release") Lu 9:2* And he sent them to preach the kingdom of God, and to heal the sick. Lu 9:48 And said unto them, Whosoever shall receive this child in my name receiveth me: and whosoever shall receive me receiveth him that sent me: for he that is least among you all, the same shall be great. Lu 9:52* And sent messengers before his face: and they went, and entered into a village of the Samaritans, to make ready for him. Lu 10:1* After these things the Lord appointed other seventy also, and sent them two and two before his face into every city and place, whither he himself would come. Lu 10:16* He that heareth you heareth me; and he that despiseth you despiseth me; and he that despiseth me despiseth him that sent me. Lu 13:34* O Jerusalem, Jerusalem, which killest the prophets, and stonest them that are sent unto thee; how often would I have gathered thy children together, as a hen doth gather her brood under her wings, and ye would not! Lu 14:17* And sent his servant at supper time to say to them that were bidden, Come; for all things are now ready. Lu 19:14* But his citizens hated him, and sent a message after him, saying, We will not have this man to reign over us. Lu 19:29* And it came to pass, when he was come nigh to Bethphage and Bethany, at the mount called the mount of Olives, he sent two of his disciples, Lu 19:32 And they that were sent went their way, and found even as he had said unto them. Lu 20:10* And at the season he sent a servant to the husbandmen, that they should give him of the fruit of the vineyard: but the husbandmen beat him, and sent him away empty. Lu 20:11 And again he sent another servant: and they beat him also, and entreated him shamefully, and sent him away empty. Lu 20:12 And again he sent a third: and they wounded him also, and cast him out. Lu 20:20* And they watched him, and sent forth spies, which should feign themselves just men, that they might take hold of his words, that so they might deliver him unto the power and authority of the governor. Lu 22:8* And he sent Peter and John, saying, Go and prepare us the passover, that we may eat. Lu 22:35* And he said unto them, When I sent you without purse, and scrip, and shoes, lacked ye any thing? And they said, Nothing.

Joh 1:6* There was a man sent from God, whose name was John. Joh 1:8 He was not that Light, but was sent to bear witness of that Light. Joh 1:19* And this is the record of John, when the Jews sent priests and Levites from Jerusalem to ask him, Who art thou? Joh 3:17* For God sent not his Son into the world to condemn the world; but that the world through him might be saved. Joh 3:28 Ye yourselves bear me witness, that I said, I am not the Christ, but that I am sent before him. Joh 3:34* For he whom God hath sent speaketh the words of God: for God giveth not the Spirit by measure unto him. Joh 4:38 I sent you to reap that whereon ye bestowed no labour: other men laboured, and ye are entered into their labours. Joh 5:33* Ye sent unto John, and he bare witness unto the truth. Joh 5:36* But I have greater witness than that of John: for the works which the Father hath given me to finish, the same works that I do, bear witness of me, that the Father hath sent me. Joh 6:29* Jesus answered and said unto them, This is the work of God, that ye believe on him whom he hath sent. Joh 6:57* As the living Father hath sent me, and I live by the Father: so he that eateth me, even he shall live by me. Joh 7:29* But I know him: for I am from him, and he hath sent me. Joh 8:42* Jesus said unto them, If God were your Father, ye would love me: for I proceeded forth and came from God; neither came I of myself, but he sent me. Joh 9:7* And said unto him, Go, wash in the pool of Siloam, (which is by interpretation, Sent.) He went his way therefore, and washed, and came seeing. Joh 10:36 Say ye of him, whom the Father hath sanctified, and sent into the world, Thou blasphemest; because I said, I am the Son of God? Joh 11:3* Therefore his sisters sent unto him, saying, Lord, behold, he whom thou lovest is sick. Joh 11:42 And I knew that thou hearest me always: but because of the people which stand by I said it, that they may believe that thou hast sent me. Joh 17:3* And this is life eternal, that they might know thee the only true God, and Jesus Christ, whom thou hast sent. Joh 17:18* As thou hast sent me into the world, even so have I also sent them into the world. Joh 17:21* That they all may be one; as thou, Father, art in me, and I in thee, that they also may be one in us: that the world may believe that thou hast sent me. Joh 17:23* I in them, and thou in me, that they may be made perfect in one; and that the world may know that thou hast sent me, and hast loved them, as thou hast loved me. Joh 17:25* O righteous Father, the world hath not known thee: but I have known thee, and these have known that thou hast sent me. Joh 20:21* Then said Jesus to them again, Peace be unto you: as my Father hath sent me, even so send I you.

Ac 3:26* Unto you first God, having raised up his Son Jesus, sent him to bless you, in turning away every one of you from his iniquities. Ac 5:21* And when they heard that, they entered into the temple early in the morning, and taught. But the high priest came, and they that were with him, and called the council together, and all the senate of the children of Israel, and sent to the prison to have them brought. Ac 7:12 But when Jacob heard that there was corn in Egypt, he sent out our fathers first. Ac 7:14* Then sent Joseph, and called his father Jacob to him, and all his kindred, threescore and fifteen souls. Ac 8:14* Now when the apostles which were at Jerusalem heard that Samaria had received the word of God, they sent unto them Peter and John: Ac 9:17* And Ananias went his way, and entered into the house; and putting his hands on him said, Brother Saul, the Lord, even Jesus, that appeared unto thee in the way as thou camest, hath sent me, that thou mightest receive thy sight, and be filled with the Holy Ghost. Ac 9:30* Which when the brethren knew, they brought him down to Caesarea, and sent him forth to Tarsus. Ac 9:38* And forasmuch as Lydda was nigh to Joppa, and the disciples had heard that Peter was there, they sent unto him two men, desiring him that he would not delay to come to them. Ac 10:8* And when he had declared all these things unto them, he sent them to Joppa. Ac 10:17* Now while Peter doubted in himself what this vision which he had seen should mean, behold, the men which were sent from Cornelius had made enquiry for Simon's house, and stood before the gate, Ac 10:20 Arise therefore, and get thee down, and go with them, doubting nothing: for I have sent them. Ac 10:21* Then Peter went down to the men which were sent unto him from Cornelius; and said, Behold, I am he whom ye seek: what is the cause wherefore ye are come? Ac 10:29* Therefore came I unto you without gainsaying, as soon as I was sent for: I ask therefore for what intent ye have sent for me? Ac 10:33* Immediately therefore I sent to thee; and thou hast well done that thou art come. Now therefore are we all here present before God, to hear all things that are commanded thee of God. Ac 10:36* The word which God sent unto the children of Israel, preaching peace by Jesus Christ: (he is Lord of all:) Ac 11:11 And, behold, immediately there were three men already come unto the house where I was, sent from Caesarea unto me. Ac 11:22* Then tidings of these things came unto the ears of the church which was in Jerusalem: and they sent forth Barnabas, that he should go as far as Antioch. Ac 11:30* Which also they did, and sent it to the elders by the hands of Barnabas and Saul. Ac 12:11* And when Peter was come to himself, he said, Now I know of a surety, that the Lord hath sent his angel, and hath delivered me out of the hand of Herod, and from all the expectation of the people of the Jews. Ac 13:3* And when they had fasted and prayed, and laid their hands on them, they sent them away. Ac 13:4* So they, being sent forth by the Holy Ghost, departed unto Seleucia; and from thence they sailed to Cyprus. Ac 13:15* And after the reading of the law and the prophets the rulers of the synagogue sent unto them, saying, Ye men and brethren, if ye have any word of exhortation for the people, say on. Ac 13:26* Men and brethren, children of the stock of Abraham, and whosoever among you feareth God, to you is the word of this salvation sent. Ac 15:27* We have sent therefore Judas and Silas, who shall also tell you the same things by mouth. Ac 16:35* And when it was day, the magistrates sent the serjeants, saying, Let those men go. Ac 16:36 And the keeper of the prison told this saying to Paul, The magistrates have sent to let you go: now therefore depart, and go in peace. Ac 17:10* And the brethren immediately sent away Paul and Silas by night unto Berea: who coming thither went into the synagogue of the Jews. Ac 17:14* And then immediately the brethren sent away Paul to go as it were to the sea: but Silas and Timotheus abode there still. Ac 19:22* So he sent into Macedonia two of them that ministered unto him, Timotheus and Erastus; but he himself stayed in Asia for a season. Ac 19:31* And certain of the chief of Asia, which were his friends, sent unto him, desiring him that he would not adventure himself into the theatre. Ac 20:17* And from Miletus he sent to Ephesus, and called the elders of the church. Ac 23:30* And when it was told me how that the Jews laid wait for the man, I sent straightway to thee, and gave commandment to his accusers also to say before thee what they had against him. Farewell. Ac 24:24* And after certain days, when Felix came with his wife Drusilla, which was a Jewess, he sent for Paul, and heard him concerning the faith in Christ. Ac 10:21* Then Peter went down to the men which were sent unto him from Cornelius; and said, Behold, I am he whom ye seek: what is the cause wherefore ye are come? Ac 10:36* The word which God sent unto the children of Israel, preaching peace by Jesus Christ: (he is Lord of all:) Ac 11:11 And, behold, immediately there were three men already come unto the house where I was, sent from Caesarea unto me. Ac 11:22* Then tidings of these things came unto the ears of the church which was in Jerusalem: and they sent forth Barnabas, that he should go as far as Antioch. Ac 13:15* And after the reading of the law and the prophets the rulers of the synagogue sent unto them, saying, Ye men and brethren, if ye have any word of exhortation for the people, say on. Ac 13:26* Men and brethren, children of the stock of Abraham, and whosoever among you feareth God, to you is the word of this salvation sent. Ac 15:27* We have sent therefore Judas and Silas, who shall also tell you the same things by mouth. Ac 16:35* And when it was day, the magistrates sent the serjeants, saying, Let those men go. Ac 16:36 And the keeper of the prison told this saying to Paul, The magistrates have sent to let you go: now therefore depart, and go in peace. Ac 19:22* So he sent into Macedonia two of them that ministered unto him, Timotheus and Erastus; but he himself stayed in Asia for a season. Ac 28:28* Be it known therefore unto you, that the salvation of God is sent unto the Gentiles, and that they will hear it.

Ro 10:15* And how shall they preach, except they be sent? as it is written, How beautiful are the feet of them that preach the gospel of peace, and bring glad tidings of good things! 1Co 1:17* For Christ sent me not to baptize, but to preach the gospel: not with wisdom of words, lest the cross of Christ should be made of none effect. 2Co 12:17* Did I make a gain of you by any of them whom I sent unto you? 2Co 12:18* I desired Titus, and with him I sent a brother. Did Titus make a gain of you? walked we not in the same spirit? walked we not in the same steps? Ga 4:4* But when the fulness of the time was come, God sent forth his Son, made of a woman, made under the law, Ga 4:6* And because ye are sons, God hath sent forth the Spirit of his Son into your hearts, crying, Abba, Father. 2Ti 4:12* And Tychicus have I sent to Ephesus. Heb 1:14* Are they not all ministering spirits, sent forth to minister for them who shall be heirs of salvation? 1Pe 1:12* Unto whom it was revealed, that not unto themselves, but unto us they did minister the things, which are now reported unto you by them that have preached the gospel unto you with the Holy Ghost sent down from heaven; which things the angels desire to look into. 1Jo 4:9* In this was manifested the love of God toward us, because that God sent his only begotten Son into the world, that we might live through him. 1Jo 4:10* Herein is love, not that we loved God, but that he loved us, and sent his Son to be the propitiation for our sins. 1Jo 4:14* And we have seen and do testify that the Father sent the Son to be the Saviour of the world. Re 1:1* The Revelation of Jesus Christ, which God gave unto him, to shew unto his servants things which must shortly come to pass; and he sent and signified it by his angel unto his servant John: Re 5:6* And I beheld, and, lo, in the midst of the throne and of the four beasts, and in the midst of the elders, stood a Lamb as it had been slain, having seven horns and seven eyes, which are the seven Spirits of God sent forth into all the earth. Re 22:6* And he said unto me, These sayings are faithful and true: and the Lord God of the holy prophets sent his angel to shew unto his servants the things which must shortly be done.


Appoullo" Greek "to release"--Jesus alwys released the multitudes after He fed them

Mt 15:39* And he sent away the multitude, and took ship, and came into the coasts of Magdala Lu 8:38 Now the man out of whom the devils were departed besought him that he might be with him: but Jesus sent him away, saying, Mt 14:23* And when he had sent the multitudes away, he went up into a mountain apart to pray: and when the evening was come, he was there alone.

Acts 13:3* And when they had fasted and prayed, and laid their hands on them, they sent them away.


Part of Jesus pastoral ministry was to feed the people and release them--to "send them away"---"apoullo"

apoluo {ap-ol-oo'-o} v

-----release 17, put away 14, send away 13, let go 13, set at liberty 2, let depart 2, dismiss 2, misc 6; 69

1) to set free 2) to let go, dismiss, (to detain no longer) 2a) a petitioner to whom liberty to depart is given by a decisive answer 2b) to bid depart, send away 3) to let go free, release 3a) a captive i.e. to loose his bonds and bid him depart, to give him liberty to depart 3b) to acquit one accused of a crime and set him at liberty 3c) indulgently to grant a prisoner leave to depart 3d) to release a debtor, i.e. not to press one's claim against him, to remit his debt 4) used of divorce, to dismiss from the house, to repudiate. The wife of a Greek or Roman may divorce her husband. 5) to send one's self away, to depart