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Stephen

Picture description: Stephen being judged
Picture copyright: V. Gilbert and Arlisle F. Beers

bible verse

Acts 6:5

meaning

It was derived from the Greek name Στεφανος (Stephanos), meaning “crown”. In the Book of Acts in the New Testament, Stephen was described as a man full of faith, God’s grace and power. He was stoned to death while preaching, and he was believed to be the first Christian martyr.

gender

Male

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Keywords

Book of Acts    death    faith    martyr    Stephen    stone   

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