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1. Ruler of a synagogue at Corinth and assaulted by the angry crowd when he failed to win the case against Paul. Gallio the proconsul refused to intervene (Acts 18: 17).

2. Mentioned as associated with Paul in writing to the Corinthians (1 Cor. 1: 1) and possibly the former ruler of the Corinthian synagogue.

Subjects: Biblical Studies.


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