Nave's Topics


1. Surnamed Iscariot:

Chosen as an apostle

Mat_10:4; Mar_3:19; Luk_6:16; Act_1:17

Treasurer of the disciples

Joh_12:6; Joh_13:29

His covetousness exemplified:

By his protest against the breaking of the box of ointment


By his bargain to betray Jesus for a sum of money

Mat_26:14-16; Mar_14:10-11; Luk_22:3-6; Joh_13:2

His apostasy


Betrays the Lord

Mat_26:47-50; Mar_14:43-45; Luk_22:47-49; Joh_18:2-5; Act_1:16-25

Returns the money to the rulers of the Jews


Hangs himself

Mat_27:5; Act_1:18

Prophecies concerning

Mat_26:21-25; Mar_14:18-21; Luk_22:21-23; Joh_13:18-26; Joh_17:12; Act_1:16; Act_1:20; Psa_41:9; Psa_109:8; Zec_11:12-13

2. One of the “brethren” of Jesus

Mat_13:55; Mar_6:3

3. Brother of James and writer of the Epistle of Jude

Luk_6:16; Act_1:13; Jud_1:1

4. An apostle, probably identical with Lebbaeus, or Thaddaeus


5. Of Galilee, who stirred up a sedition among the Jews soon after the birth of Jesus


6. A disciple who entertained Paul


7. Surnamed Barsabas, a Christian sent to Antioch with Paul and Barnabas



Taken from: Nave's Topics were originally produced by Orville J. Nave (1841-1917)