Cleopas


Cleopas
One of two disciples who met the risen Jesus on the road to Emmaus (Luke 24:18). Possibly to be identified with Clopas of John 19:25, since the fourth gospel has various contacts with the Lucan tradition.

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  • Cleopas — Not to be confused with Clopas. A depiction of Cleopas as one of the disciples who met Jesus during the Road to Emmaus appearance, by Joseph von Führich, 1837. Cleopas (or Cleophas, Greek Κλεόπας) was a figure of early Christianity, one of the… …   Wikipedia

  • Cleopas —    (abbreviation of Cleopatros), one of the two disciples with whom Jesus conversed on the way to Emmaus on the day of the resurrection (Luke 24:18). We know nothing definitely regarding him. It is not certain that he was the Clopas of John 19:25 …   Easton's Bible Dictionary

  • Bernardito Cleopas Auza — (* 10. Juni 1959 in Talibon, Bohol, Philippinen) ist ein römisch katholischer Erzbischof und vatikanischer Diplomat. Leben Bernardito Cleopas Auza studierte am Priesterseminar in Tagbilaran und empfing am 29. Juni 1985 die Priesterweihe durch… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Juan el Apóstol — «San Juan el Evangelista», por El Greco. 1600. Museo del Prado (Madrid). Apóstol y Evangelista …   Wikipedia Español

  • Disciple (Christianity) — For other uses, see Disciple (disambiguation). The Sermon on the Mount by Carl Heinrich Bloch. Christians believe that Jesus is the mediator of the New Covenant.[1] His famous Sermon on the Mount to his disciples, the mount representing …   Wikipedia

  • Cleophas — • According to the Catholic English versions the name of two persons mentioned in the New Testament. In Greek, however, the names are different, one being Cleopas, abbreviated form of Cleopatros, and the other Clopas Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Mary of Clopas — The other Mary redirects here. For the novel, see The Other Mary (novel). The hysteria of Mary of Cleophas in Caravaggio s The Entombment of Christ (1602). Mary of Clopas or Cleopas (Ancient Greek: Μαρία ἡ τοῦ Κλωπᾶ, Maria he tou Klopa) the wife… …   Wikipedia

  • Emmaus — For other uses, see Emmaus (disambiguation). Supper at Emmaus by Caravaggio, 1601 Emmaus (Greek: Ἐμμαούς, Latin: Emmaus, Hebrew: חמת‎ Hammat, meaning warm spring , Arabic …   Wikipedia

  • Clopas — Not to be confused with Cleopas. Clopas (also known as Cleophas (KJV or Clophas) is a figure of early Christianity. The name appears only once in the New Testament, specifically in John 19:25: Near the cross of Jesus stood his mother, his mother… …   Wikipedia

  • Imwas — Arabic عِمواس Also Spelled Amwas, Amwas District Ramla …   Wikipedia