And when it was day, he called unto him his disciples: and of them he chose twelve, whom also he named apostles;
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Eusebius of Caesarea
If you listen to Luke, you will not hear him calling Matthew a publican nor subordinating him to Thomas, for he knows him to be the greater, and puts him first and Thomas second. Mark has done the same…. So Luke honored Matthew, according to what they delivered, who from the beginning were eyewitnesses and ministers of the Word. .