Tychicus (Tik´uh-kuhs)

An Asian Christian who, with Trophimus, joined Paul and others on the apostle’s final visit to Jerusalem (Acts 20:4-5). Someone named Tychicus (the same man?) is apparently the bearer of Colossians and Ephesians (Col 4:7-9; Eph 6:21-22) and possibly of 2 Timothy (2Tim 4:12). According to (Titus 3:12, Paul planned to send either Tychicus or Artemas to Crete, thus freeing Titus to join Paul at Nicopolis.

Acts 20:4-5

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

Col 4:7-9

Final Greetings and Benediction
7Tychicus will tell you all the news about me; he is a beloved brother, a faithful minister, and a fellow servant in the Lord.8I ... View more

Eph 6:21-22

Personal Matters and Benediction
21So that you also may know how I am and what I am doing, Tychicus will tell you everything. He is a dear brother and a faithfu ... View more

2Tim 4:12

12I have sent Tychicus to Ephesus.

Titus 3:12

Final Messages and Benediction
12When I send Artemas to you, or Tychicus, do your best to come to me at Nicopolis, for I have decided to spend the winter there.

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