I commend to you Phebe our sister, which is a servant of the church which is at Cenchrea:
Treasury of Scripture
2 Corinthians 3:1 Do we begin again to commend ourselves? or need we, as some others, letters of commendation to you...
Matthew 12:50 For whoever shall do the will of my Father which is in heaven, the same is my brother, and sister, and mother.
Mark 10:30 But he shall receive an hundred times now in this time, houses, and brothers, and sisters, and mothers, and children, and lands...
1 Timothy 5:2 The elder women as mothers; the younger as sisters, with all purity.
James 2:15 If a brother or sister be naked, and destitute of daily food,
1 Peter 1:22,23 Seeing you have purified your souls in obeying the truth through the Spirit to unfeigned love of the brothers...
Luke 8:3 And Joanna the wife of Chuza Herod's steward, and Susanna, and many others, which ministered to him of their substance.
1 Timothy 5:9,10 Let not a widow be taken into the number under three score years old, having been the wife of one man...
Acts 18:18 And Paul after this tarried there yet a good while, and then took his leave of the brothers, and sailed there into Syria...
ContextPersonal Greetings and Love
1I commend to you Phebe our sister, which is a servant of the church which is at Cenchrea: 2That you receive her in the Lord, as becomes saints, and that you assist her in whatever business she has need of you: for she has been a succorer of many, and of myself also. 3Greet Priscilla and Aquila my helpers in Christ Jesus: 4Who have for my life laid down their own necks: to whom not only I give thanks, but also all the churches of the Gentiles. 5Likewise greet the church that is in their house. Salute my well-beloved Epaenetus, who is the first fruits of Achaia to Christ. 6Greet Mary, who bestowed much labor on us. 7Salute Andronicus and Junia, my kinsmen, and my fellow-prisoners, who are of note among the apostles, who also were in Christ before me. 8Greet Amplias my beloved in the Lord. 9Salute Urbane, our helper in Christ, and Stachys my beloved. 10Salute Apelles approved in Christ. Salute them which are of Aristobulus' household. 11Salute Herodion my kinsman. Greet them that be of the household of Narcissus, which are in the Lord. 12Salute Tryphena and Tryphosa, who labor in the Lord. Salute the beloved Persis, which labored much in the Lord. 13Salute Rufus chosen in the Lord, and his mother and mine. 14Salute Asyncritus, Phlegon, Hermas, Patrobas, Hermes, and the brothers which are with them. 15Salute Philologus, and Julia, Nereus, and his sister, and Olympas, and all the saints which are with them. 16Salute one another with an holy kiss. The churches of Christ salute you.
Parallel VersesAmerican Standard Version
I commend unto you Phoebe our sister, who is a servant of the church that is at Cenchreae:
AND I commend to you Phebe, our sister, who is in the ministry of the church, that is in Cenchrae:
Darby Bible Translation
But I commend to you Phoebe, our sister, who is minister of the assembly which is in Cenchrea;
King James Bible
I commend unto you Phebe our sister, which is a servant of the church which is at Cenchrea:
Young's Literal Translation
And I commend you to Phebe our sister -- being a ministrant of the assembly that is in Cenchrea --