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The life and history of Peter 7 Caesar with his head down because he felt unworthy to die the same way that Jesus had died. His death however fulfilled the prophecy of Jesus Christ on him; that he would stretch his hands and he will be dressed and taken to a strange place without his consent (John 21:18-19). He was buried at St Peters Basilica, a site that still stands in his memory. His beginning in about 1 BC came to an end at around 67 A.D in Rome, showing a humble life of a man who later became one of the church leaders and it is no surprise that Peter the disciple and later the apostle emerged as a leader of the church after Jesus Christs` ascension (Ferguson 2013). In his 65 years of existence, 33 were devoted to proclaiming the gospel of Christ. At this age, even in the Old Testament, he qualified to be an elder in the temple. From a cocky, arrogant, and a “man of thunder”, he summed up his journey with humility; a loyal servant of the Christ. Admittedly, his life and history take us through the growth and development of the church, right from the old system to the new church of Christ. He changed and shaped the church and the world. His vision is still being proclaimed through his gospel as written by Mark and Paul. His role in the process is reflected in the unfolding events connecting him to Christ. The new testament accounts as presented in the four gospels, letters and other early church accounts, captures and explores leadership in the early church through “the Rock” dialogue, his denial of Jesus and confession, the resurrection of Christ and appearance, his position among other disciples, his role in the establishment of the early church, his connection to Rome, crucifixion and death.
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The life and history of Peter 8 References: Brown, R. E., Donfried, K. P., & Reumann, J. H. (Eds.). (2002). Peter in the New Testament: A collaborative assessment by Protestant and Roman Catholic scholars . Wipf and Stock Publishers. Ferguson, E. (Ed.). (2013). Encyclopedia of early Christianity (Vol. 1839). Routledge. Helyer, L. R. (2012). The life and witness of Peter . InterVarsity Press. Hengel, M. (2010). Saint Peter: The Underestimated Apostle . Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing. King, R. A. (2012). A Biography of Saint Simon Peter the Apostle: From Fisherman to Martyr. Casa Grande. Perkins, P. (2009). Peter: Apostle for the whole church . Fortress Press. Tabor, J. D. (2012). Paul and Jesus: How the apostle transformed Christianity . Simon and Schuster.
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