increasing, probably one of the seventy disciples of Christ. He was one of Paul's assistants ( 2 Timothy 4:10 ), probably a Christian of Rome.
(growing ), ( 2 Timothy 4:10 ) an assistant of St. Paul, said to have been one of the seventy disciples.
kres'-enz (Kreskes, "increasing"):
An assistant of Paul, mentioned in 2 Timothy 4:10 as having gone to Galatia. That he was one of the Seventy, and that he founded the church in Vienna in Gaul, are traditions without any trustworthy basis.
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