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millet; small pulse

ATS Bible Dictionary

A port of Corinth, now called Kikries, whence Paul sailed for Ephesus, Acts 18:18. It was a place of some commercial note, and the seat of an early church, Romans 16:1. It was situated on the eastern side of the isthmus, eight or nine miles east of the city. The other port, on the western side of the isthmus, was Lechaeum.

Easton's Bible Dictionary
Millet, the eastern harbour of Corinth, from which it was distant about 9 miles east, and the outlet for its trade with the Asiatic shores of the Mediterranean. When Paul returned from his second missionary journey to Syria, he sailed from this port (Acts 18:18). In Romans 16:1 he speaks as if there were at the time of his writing that epistle an organized church there. The western harbour of Corinth was Lechaeum, about a mile and a half from the city. It was the channel of its trade with Italy and the west.
2747. Kegchreai -- Cenchrea, a port of Corinth
... Cenchrea, a port of Corinth. Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine Transliteration: Kegchreai
Phonetic Spelling: (keng-khreh-a'-hee) Short Definition: Cenchreae ...
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... 'I commend unto you Phoebe our sister, who is a servant of the Church that is at
Cenchrea: 2. That ... To be a Christian at Cenchrea can have been no light task. ...
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Miscellaneous Subjects.
... "I commend unto you Phebe our sister, which is a servant of the church which is
at Cenchrea." The church at Cenchrea was a local congregation or assembly. ...
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... still remained for many days, bade the brethren farewell, and sailed into Syria,
and with him Priscilla and Aquila, having sheared his head in Cenchrea; for he ...
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Acts XX
... Moreover, Gaius, who lived in Corinth, was his host at the time of writing to the
Romans; [485] and Phoebe, of the Corinthian seaport Cenchrea, was the bearer ...
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The Epistles of Paul.
... Gaius mine host" (chap.16:23), a Corinthian whom he had baptized (1:Cor.1:14); he
commends to them Phebe, a deaconess of the church at Cenchrea, the eastern ...
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Enumeration Ordained by Apostles.
... Aristo. Of Pergamus, Gaius. Of Philadelphia, Demetrius, by me. Of Cenchrea,
Lucius, by Paul. Of Crete, Titus. Of Athens, Dionysius. ...
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The Conversion of Apollos, his Character, and the Ministry of Paul ...
... The Apostle "took his leave" [115:1] of the Corinthian brethren in the spring of
AD54, and embarking at the port of Cenchrea, about eight or nine miles distant ...
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Acts xviii. 18
... good while, and then took his leave of the brethren, and sailed thence into Syria,
and with him Priscilla and Aquila; having shorn his head in Cenchrea: for he ...
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Excursus on the Deaconess of the Early Church.
... by St. Paul in his Epistle to the Romans (xvi.1) where he speaks of Phoebe
as being a diakonos of the Church of Cenchrea. It moreover ...
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Paul's Epistles; his Collection for the Poor Saints at Jerusalem ...
... "When the Jews laid wait for him as he was about to sail" from Cenchrea, the port
of Corinth, "into Syria," he found it expedient "to return through Macedonia ...
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Cenchrea (2 Occurrences)
... the city. It was the channel of its trade with Italy and the west.
Multi-Version Concordance Cenchrea (2 Occurrences). Acts 18:18 ...
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Cenchreae (2 Occurrences)
... sen'-kre-e (Kegchreai, Westcott and Hort, The New Testament in Greek Kenchreai;
the King James Version incorrectly Cenchrea): A seaport of Corinth on the ...
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Phoebe (1 Occurrence)
... fe'-be (Phoibe; the King James Version Phebe): Described by Paul as (1) "our sister,"
(2) "who is a servant of the church that is at Cenchrea," (3) "a helper ...
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Phebe (1 Occurrence)
... Easton's Bible Dictionary A "deaconess of the church at Cenchrea," the port of Corinth.
She was probably the bearer of Paul's epistle to the Romans. ...
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Romans (8 Occurrences)
... Phoebe (Romans 16:1) of Cenchrea conveyed it to Rome, and Gaius of Corinth entertained
the apostle at the time of his writing it (16:23; 1 Corinthians 1:14 ...
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Consist (7 Occurrences)
... He commends to the Romans the deaconess Phoebe, attached to "the church at Cenchrea"
(16:1), presumably a place near that from which he was writing; and ...
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Corinthians (3 Occurrences)
... This letter he addresses not only to the church in Corinth, but also to the saints
in all Achaia, ie, in Athens, Cenchrea, and other cities in Greece. ...
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First (4693 Occurrences)
... 1. Corinth in 55 AD: When, in the course of his 2nd missionary journey, Paul left
Athens (Acts 18:1), he sailed westward to Cenchrea, and entered Corinth "in ...
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Nazarite (8 Occurrences)
... ceremony was completed. This Paul did at Cenchrea just before setting out
on his voyage into Syria (Acts 18:18). On another occasion ...
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Tarried (42 Occurrences)
... good while, and then took his leave of the brethren, and sailed thence into Syria,
and with him Priscilla and Aquila; having shorn his head in Cenchrea: for he ...
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Bible Concordance
Cenchrea (2 Occurrences)

Acts 18:18 Paul, having stayed after this many more days, took his leave of the brothers, and sailed from there for Syria, together with Priscilla and Aquila. He shaved his head in Cenchreae, for he had a vow.

Romans 16:1 I commend to you Phoebe, our sister, who is a servant of the assembly that is at Cenchreae,



Cenchrea or Cenchrea

Cenchrea: A City of Corinth

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