Frequent question: Did any apostles die of natural causes?

How many of the apostles were martyred?

10 of them as martyrs. John died of old age. But Judas chose a cursed path. He was not the only one who betrayed Jesus; all of the other disciples abandoned Jesus, Peter directly denied knowing him.

How did Peter the apostle die?

Who was the 1st apostle to die?

St James the Greater is one of the Twelve Apostles of Jesus Christ. He is called ‘the Greater’ to distinguish him from ‘James the Less’, another Apostle. He was the first Apostle to be martyred, when Herod Agrippa ordered his death, about AD 44.

Which of the 12 disciples were not martyred?

John (The Beloved) (son of Zebedee / brother of James) : Natural Death The only apostle who did not meet a martyrs death.

Did Peter die?

Where was Peter killed?

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