Mark 3:6–19  Then the Pharisees went out and immediately plotted with the Herodians against Him, how they might destroy Him.  But Jesus withdrew with His disciples to the sea. And a great multitude from Galilee followed Him, and from Judea  and Jerusalem and Idumea and beyond the Jordan; and those from Tyre and Sidon, a great multitude, when they heard how many things He was doing, came to Him.  So He told His disciples that a small boat should be kept ready for Him because of the multitude, lest they should crush Him.  For He healed many, so that as many as had afflictions pressed about Him to touch Him.  And the unclean spirits, whenever they saw Him, fell down before Him and cried out, saying, “You are the Son of God.”  But He sternly warned them that they should not make Him known.  And He went up on the mountain and called to Him those He Himself wanted. And they came to Him.  Then He appointed twelve, that they might be with Him and that He might send them out to preach,  and to have power to heal sicknesses and to cast out demons:  Simon, to whom He gave the name Peter;  James the son of Zebedee and John the brother of James, to whom He gave the name Boanerges, that is, “Sons of Thunder”;  Andrew, Philip, Bartholomew, Matthew, Thomas, James the son of Alphaeus, Thaddaeus, Simon the Cananite;  and Judas Iscariot, who also betrayed Him. And they went into a house.