When did Matthias replace Judas?
AD 80) was, according to the Acts of the Apostles (written c. AD 80–90), chosen by the apostles to replace Judas Iscariot following the latter’s betrayal of Jesus and his subsequent death.
Was Thomas part of the disciples?
In John 20:19–29 he was not among those disciples to whom the risen Christ first appeared, and, when they told the incredulous Thomas, he requested physical proof of the Resurrection, fulfilled when Christ reappeared and specifically asked Thomas to touch his wounds.
What is the origin of the name Matthias?
The name Matthias is primarily a male name of Greek origin that means Gift Of God.