Sentence Examples


  • The only English translation of any merit is by Philemon Holland (1600).
  • Moreover, if Colossians be accepted as Pauline (and among other strong reasons the unquestionable genuineness of the epistle to Philemon renders it extremely difficult not to accept it), the chief matters of this more advanced Christian thought are fully legitimated for Paul.
  • At very nearly the same time he must have written Colossians and Philemon; all three were sent by Tychicus.
  • A fragment of Philemon declares, as if in reply to Aristotle, that not nature, but fortune, makes the slave.
  • Many of the names mentioned in St Paul's Epistles are found here: Phoebe, Prisca, Aquilius, Felix Ampliatus, Epenetus, Olympias, Onesimus, Philemon, Asyncritus, Lucius, Julia, Caius, Timotheus, Tychicus, Crescens, Urbanus, Hermogenes, Tryphaena and Trypho(sa) on the same stone.