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Barnabas

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The Oxford Guide to People and Places of the Bible

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2002
Subject:
Religion
Length:
146 words

Acts describes Joseph “Barnabas” as a Hellenized Jew from Cyprus who played a leading role in the gentile mission. The ...

Barnabas

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The Oxford Dictionary of Byzantium

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2005
Subject:
History, Early history (500 CE to 1500)
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297 words

(Βαρνάβας), apostle and saint; feast-day (together with St. Bartholomew) 11 June. ...

Originally from Cyprus, he taught with Paul in

Barnabas, St

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The Concise Oxford Dictionary of World Religions

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2003
Subject:
Religion
Length:
60 words

A Jew of Cyprus who became a member of the earliest Christian church at Jerusalem and was the companion of ...

Barnabas

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The Oxford Companion to the Bible

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2004
Subject:
Religion
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160 words

Acts describes Joseph “Barnabas” as a Hellenized Jew from Cyprus who played a leading role in the gentile mission. The ...

Barnabas, Saint

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World Encyclopedia

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Current Version:
2004
Subject:
Encyclopedias
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35 words

Early Christian apostle, originally named Joseph, who was a companion of St Paul. He travelled with Paul on two ...

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A Dictionary of the Bible (2 ed.)

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2010
Subject:
Religion
Length:
161 words

A Cypriot and a Levite who, on becoming a Christian, generously disposed of his real estate (Acts 4: 36–7) and ...

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The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (2 ed.)

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2006

one of the earliest Christian disciples at Jerusalem; an Apostle, but not one of the original twelve (see Apostle... ...

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