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Brief Overview of Philemon - The Douay Rheims Catholic Bible
The content of Philemon according to the Douay Rheims Roman Catholic Bible scriptures contains a short overview of the main subjects, people, events and ancient topics in the following summary of the Douay Rheims Roman Catholic Bible Scriptures:
- Philemon is book number 18 of the New Testament
- Philemon was a letter (Epistle) written by Saint Paul to a fellow Christian called Philemon
- The Epistles were letters of instruction and doctrine by Peter, Paul, John and others to the early, newly established churches
- Who was Philemon? Philemon was a noble citizen of Colossa
- Colossa was an ancient city in south western Phrygia in Asia Minor; site of an early Christian Church
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Short Summary of Philemon - The Bible Stories of Philemon taken from the Scriptures
A short summary of the Bible Stories of Philemon taken from the Scriptures. An overview of the main events and Biblical characters found in Philemon together with the famous Bible Stories and brief summary of the Book of Philemon from the Douay Rheims Roman Catholic Bible
- Philemon had a servant named Onesimus, who robbed him and fled to Rome, where he met St. Paul, who was then a
prisoner there the first time.
- The apostle took compassion on Onesimus and received him with tenderness and converted him to the faith; for he was a Gentile before
- St. Paul sends him back to his master with this Epistle in his favour: and though he beseeches Philemon to pardon him,
yet the Apostle writes with becoming dignity and authority
- It contains instructions and points out the charity and humanity that masters should have for their servants.
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