Glossary of Terms



Young People's Bible Dictionary

by Barbara Smith (Philadelphia: Westminster, 1965)

Philip. One of the twelve disciples* of Jesus, from the town of Bethsaida. Mark 3:18; John 1:43-46; 6:5-7; 12:20-22;14:8-9.

Philip the evangelist. One of the men chosen to serve tables in the first church in Jerusalem; later a traveling preacher. Acts 6:5; chs. 8; 21:8.

Harper’s Bible Dictionary

edited by Paul J. Achtemier (San Francisco: Harper and Row, 1985)

Philip, a name borne by important people in 1 and 2 Macc. and the nt.


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