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How did Peter die in the Bible?
The Bible doesn鈥檛 tell us how the apostle Peter died. The most commonly accepted church tradition is that Peter was crucified upside-down in Rome. Tradition says that, when Peter was put to death, he requested to be crucified on an inverted cross.
What happened to the Apostles?
According to historical records, Peter died in Rome in AD 64 and he died under the reign of Emperor Nero. By the time Peter died in AD 64 many of the other apostles, possibly all of them, except for John had been martyred.
What did Peter say when he was martyred?
Peter Was Martyred. Tradition tells us that when Peter died as a martyr. When he was given the choice of how he should die, he said, 鈥淚鈥檇 like to be crucified up-side-down because I am unworthy to die as my Lord died.鈥?
What happened to Peter and Andrew?
Tradition says that Peter died in A.D. 64-68 during Nero鈥檚 persecution of the Christians. He was crucified upside down on a cross. Andrew was crucified on a St. Andrews cross. The cross has the shape of an 鈥淴.鈥?He was not nailed to the cross but was tied. It took several days before he died.