Sosipater (Soh-sip´uh-tuhr)

A Jewish Christian who, with Timothy, Lucius, and Jason (all except Timothy are referred to as “my relatives”), joins Paul in sending greetings in Rom 16:21). Perhaps he was the same person as Sopater of Beroea, who accompanied Paul through Macedonia as he prepared for his last trip to Jerusalem (Acts 20:4).

Rom 16:21

21Timothy, my co-worker, greets you; so do Lucius and Jason and Sosipater, my relatives.

Acts 20:4

4He was accompanied by Sopater son of Pyrrhus from Beroea, by Aristarchus and Secundus from Thessalonica, by Gaius from Derbe, and by Timothy, as well as by Tyc ... View more

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