1 But I commend to you Phoebe, our sister, who is minister of the assembly which is in Cenchrea;

References for Romans 16:1

    • a 16:1 - Diakonos; deacon, or deaconess; the word 'minister' here connects with 'to minister' and 'ministry' elsewhere, as ch. 15.31. She did the needed service in the assembly there; she was not properly a servant.