Peter spoke: a cohort of about 120 was gathered The word of the scripture was fulfilled, so that Judas showed the way to those that captured Jesus. He has the Akeldama (field of blood) as his reward and then he fell forward and burst in two with his intestines. In the book of Psalms it is written (Ps 69,26 and 108,8) "Let their habitation be desolate; and let none dwell in it. Another shall receive his office". So another must be chosen. And they appointed Joseph known as Barbabas also called Justus and Matthew. And they drew lots among them and Matthew won and received the title of Apostle.