Because there were 12 Apostles? Really?
October 21, 2010 1:54 PM Subscribe
Why twelve jurors? Why not eleven, or thirteen? My google-fu has only uncovered suggestions that it is because there were twelve apostles. I can't find a reliable source for that and it seems odd. Does anyone know?
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