one who assists men

+ Son of Simon the Cyrenian, who was compelled to bear the cross for our Lord. (Mark 15:21) + One of the kindred of Annas the high priest. (Acts 4:6) + A Jew at Ephesus whom his countrymen put forward during the tumult raised by Demetrius the silversmith, (Acts 19:33) to plead their cause with […]

-1. Son of Simon who bore the cross of Jesus Mr 15:21 -2. A relative of the high priest, present at the defense of Peter and John Ac 4:6 -3. A Jew of Ephesus Ac 19:33 -4. A copper-smith 1Ti 1:20; 2Ti 4:14

Man-defender. (1.) A relative of Annas the high priest, present when Peter and John were examined before the Sanhedrim (Acts 4:6). (2.) A man whose father, Simon the Cyrenian, bore the cross of Christ (Mark 15:21). (3.) A Jew of Ephesus who took a prominent part in the uproar raised there by the preaching of […]