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All the Men of the Bible - Thursday, June 6, 2013

Alphaeus [Ălphē'us]—transient, chief or a thousand.

  1. The father of Levi or Matthew the Apostle (Mark 2:14).
  2. The father of James, one of the twelve apostles (Matt. 10:3; Mark 3:18; Luke 6:15; Acts 1:13). Sometimes identified as the same person in No. 1 and also as Cleophas.

Devotional content drawn from All the Men of the Bible by Herbert Lockyer. Used with permission.