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A Jewish person who was a synagogue ruler in Corinth and who believed the gospel delivered by Paul (Acts 18:8; 1 Cor 1:14).
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CRISPUS (PERSON) [Gk Krispos (Κρισπος)]. A Corinthian Jew and ruler of the synagogue who, together with all his household, believed in the Lord because of Paul’s preaching (Acts 18:8; 1 Cor 1:14). Crispus is named first, preceding Gaius and the household of Stephanas, as one of the few people baptized
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Crispus krisʹpəs [Gk. Krispos]. One of the small number baptized by Paul among the Corinthian Christians (1 Cor 1:14). He had been ruler of the Jewish synagogue, but he “believed in the Lord with all his house,” and, following Paul, withdrew from the synagogue (Acts 18:7f). He seems to have been succeeded
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