Difference between revisions of "Demas"

From Conservapedia
Jump to: navigation, search
(new article)
 
 
Line 1: Line 1:
'''Demas''' is the name of a Biblical person mentioned three times in the New Testament.  The mentions are shown below in what is traditionally considered chronological order:
+
'''Demas''' is the name of a Biblical person mentioned three times in the [[New Testament]].  The mentions are shown below in what is traditionally considered chronological order:
  
 
*First, in Philemon 24, he is mentioned as a "fellow laborer" along with others so named.
 
*First, in Philemon 24, he is mentioned as a "fellow laborer" along with others so named.

Latest revision as of 10:27, 3 October 2019

Demas is the name of a Biblical person mentioned three times in the New Testament. The mentions are shown below in what is traditionally considered chronological order:

  • First, in Philemon 24, he is mentioned as a "fellow laborer" along with others so named.
  • Second, in Colossians 4:14, he is simply mentioned by name (along with Luke "the beloved physician")
  • Third and last, in 2 Timothy 4:10 (commonly believed to be Paul's last epistle), he is mentioned as having forsaken Paul, "having loved this present world".