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Phebe

Phebe [H] [S]

a "deaconess of the church at Cenchrea," the port of Corinth. She was probably the bearer of Paul's epistle to the Romans. Paul commended her to the Christians at Rome; "for she hath been," says he, "a succourer of many, and of myself also" ( Romans 16:1 Romans 16:2 ).

These dictionary topics are from
M.G. Easton M.A., D.D., Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition,
published by Thomas Nelson, 1897. Public Domain, copy freely.

[H] indicates this entry was also found in Hitchcock's Bible Names
[S] indicates this entry was also found in Smith's Bible Dictionary

Bibliography Information

Easton, Matthew George. "Entry for Phebe". "Easton's Bible Dictionary". .

Phebe [E] [S]

shining; pure
Hitchcock's Dictionary of Bible Names. Public Domain. Copy freely.

[E] indicates this entry was also found in Easton's Bible Dictionary
[S] indicates this entry was also found in Smith's Bible Dictionary

Bibliography Information

Hitchcock, Roswell D. "Entry for 'Phebe'". "An Interpreting Dictionary of Scripture Proper Names". . New York, N.Y., 1869.

Phebe, [E] [H]

[PHOEBE]


[E] indicates this entry was also found in Easton's Bible Dictionary
[H] indicates this entry was also found in Hitchcock's Bible Names

Bibliography Information

Smith, William, Dr. "Entry for 'Phebe,'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary". . 1901.

PHEBE

febe (Phoibe).

See PHOEBE.


Copyright Statement
These files are public domain.

Bibliography Information
Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Entry for 'PHEBE'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". 1915.