Paulus, Sergius

Paulus, Sergius (Paw´luhs, suhr´ji-uhs)

The Roman proconsul when Paul and Barnabas visited Cyprus (Acts 13:5-12). He is pictured as an intelligent Gentile, sympathetic to the Christian gospel. According to Acts, he became a Christian after Paul caused the blindness of the hostile Jewish magician Elymas (Bar-Jesus).

Acts 13:5-12

5When they arrived at Salamis, they proclaimed the word of God in the synagogues of the Jews. And they had John also to assist them.6When they had gone through ... View more

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