Christian

Christian (Kris´chuhn)

A term for followers of Jesus Christ that occurs only three times in the NT (Acts 11:26; Acts 26:28; 1Pet 4:16). According to (Acts 11:26), the term was first used in Antioch of Syria.

Acts 11:26

26and when he had found him, he brought him to Antioch. So it was that for an entire year they met with the church and taught a great many people, and it was in ... View more

Acts 26:28

28Agrippa said to Paul, “Are you so quickly persuading me to become a Christian?”

1Pet 4:16

16Yet if any of you suffers as a Christian, do not consider it a disgrace, but glorify God because you bear this name.

Acts 11:26

26and when he had found him, he brought him to Antioch. So it was that for an entire year they met with the church and taught a great many people, and it was in ... View more

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