The 12 disciples, known as the Apostles, played pivotal roles in shaping the early foundations of Christianity as documented in the New Testament. Bible coloring pages are a great way to bring these stories of Jesus to life. Our 12 disciples coloring pages are a fun and interactive experience as we explore the 12 disciples! These are great for homeschooling families, Sunday School lessons, or other personal use!
There are 15 pages total in the 12 disciples coloring pages with scripture verses about the 12 disciples plus pages with each disciple and their name. Great for lots of different lessons! You can find the digital download through the button about mid-way down on this page.
Who were the 12 Disciples?
The 12 Disciples, also known as the Apostles of Jesus Christ, played a crucial role in the New Testament. Chosen by Jesus himself, they were a diverse group of individuals who dedicated their lives to spreading the teachings of Christianity. From Peter, James, and John to Matthew, Thomas, and Judas Iscariot, each disciple had a unique journey and story that contributed to the rich tapestry of Christian history.
The names of the twelve apostles are these: first, Simon, who is called Peter, and Andrew his brother; James the son of Zebedee, and John his brother; Philip and Bartholomew; Thomas and Matthew the tax collector; James the son of Alphaeus, and Thaddaeus; Simon the Cananaean, and Judas Iscariot, who betrayed him.Matthew 10:2-4
- James son of Zebedee
- James the son of Alphaeus
12 Disciples Coloring Pages
In celebration of these remarkable figures, I am excited to offer a set of Free 12 Disciple Coloring Pages. These pages are not just coloring sheets but windows into the lives of the apostles. Each page features a detailed illustration of a disciple along with their name, allowing children and adults alike to engage with the stories of faith in a creative and interactive way.
Our Disciples of the Bible coloring book is more than just a Christian coloring book. It is a tool for learning, providing an opportunity to delve into the scriptures and connect with the apostles on a personal level. The coloring pages are designed with incredible attention to detail, capturing the essence of each disciple’s personality and role in the biblical narrative.
Download the free digital download by clicking the button below. You will be brought to a download page. No sign-up is required! However, I love creating freebies. Check out our Bible printables for kids here! This is a PDF file, so make sure you have the latest version of Adobe installed.
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Ideas for Using the 12 Disciples Coloring Pages
In the vibrant tapestry of faith and creativity, our exploration of the 12 Disciples through the Free 12 Disciple Coloring Pages comes to a close. These coloring pages, meticulously crafted with incredible attention to detail, transcend the conventional notion of a coloring page. They are a testament to the rich legacy of the Apostles, the disciples of the Bible, who played pivotal roles in the dawn of Christianity. As you engage with these pages, you’re not just coloring; you’re immersing yourself in the narratives of the New Testament.
- Bible Lessons: Incorporate the coloring pages of Jesus’ disciples into your Bible lessons to visually represent the 12 disciples. Share the stories of their journeys and encourage discussions about faith, devotion, and discipleship. These pages were specifically made with little children in mind, but they can certainly be used and enjoyed by bigger kids! Each coloring page also has the names of the disciple of Jesus it is referring to, making it perfect for Bible lessons!
- Sunday School Activities: Enhance your Sunday school lesson with disciples activity pages. Allow children to explore the lives of the apostles through coloring, sparking their curiosity and engagement.
- Laminate!: One fun way to use these is to laminate the pages and then use dry-erase markers to color them time and time again. My kids specifically like doing this for our Fruits of the Spirit pages and Beatitudes pages. The separate files for each disciple provide flexibility in using specific pages based on the lesson plan.
- Christian Coloring Book: Create a personalized Christian coloring book using these pages. Bind them together to form a unique and educational resource that individuals can cherish and revisit. These disciples activity pages are free to use for your Bible lesson or Sunday School lesson!
As we journey through the stories of the 12 Disciples, let each coloring page bring the narratives to life. Whether you are a teacher looking for engaging materials or a parent seeking a meaningful activity for your child, these coloring pages offer a wonderful way to connect with the foundations of the Christian faith. Download the Disciples of the Bible coloring book and embark on a colorful exploration of discipleship and devotion.
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