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Judas - hanged himself.
Paul - was tortured and then beheaded by a Roman Emperor.
Nathanael - was whipped and then crucified for his preaching in Armenia.
John - was the only apostle who did not die a martyr's death. He was, however, thrown into a boiling pot of oil. he was not killed but undoubtedly scarred for the rest of his life. He later died an old man.
Simon (also known as Peter) - was crucified upside down on a x-shaped cross.
Luke - was hanged in Greece as a result of his tremendous preaching to the lost.
James - was the leader of the Jerusalem church for many years. He was cast from the top of the Temple to a depth of more than 99 feet. When the "men" saw that he was still alive, they beat him to death with a club.
Mark - died in Alexandria, Egypt; he was dragged by horses through the streets until he was dead.
Matthias - was chosen to replace the Judas Iscariot; he was stoned and beheaded.
Barnabas- was one of the group of seventy disciples; he was stoned to death at Salonica.
Thomas - was speared and died on one of his missionary trips to establish the Church in India.
James - was a fisherman who left fishing to become a full time minister of the gospel. He was beheaded; after witnessing James' courage and un-recanting spirit, the soldier who was supposed to execute him declared his new found faith and was executed with James.
Andrew - was Peter's brother and the first apostle of Jesus Christ. He died six years after Peter did. He was hanged on an Olive tree in Achaia.