crown, a member of the church at Corinth, whose family were among those the apostle had baptized ( 1 Corinthians 1:16 ; 1 Corinthians 16:15 1 Corinthians 16:17 ). He has been supposed by some to have been the "jailer of Philippi" (Compare Acts 16:33 ). The First Epistle to the Corinthians was written from Philippi some six years after the jailer's conversion, and he was with the apostle there at that time.
M.G. Easton M.A., D.D., Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition,
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Bibliography InformationEaston, Matthew George. "Entry for Stephanas". "Easton's Bible Dictionary".