This article contains a free Bible Study resource on the subject of Rufus. It provides facts, a biography and information about this famous Biblical character for bible study. There is also reference to where Rufus is mentioned in the Holy Bible.
Salute Rufus chosen in the Lord, and his mother and mine.
Bible Dictionary Definition - Who was Rufus?
The definition and outline of Rufus is as follows: The son of Simon of Cyrene.
Biography, Facts and Information about Rufus
The following info provides a concise biography with facts and information about Rufus: the son of Simon the Cyrenian (Mark 15:21), whom the Roman soldiers compelled to carry the cross on which our Lord was crucified. Probably it is the same person who is again mentioned in Romans 16:13 as a disciple at Rome, whose mother also was a Christian held in esteem by the apostle. Mark mentions him along with his brother Alexander as persons well known to his readers (Mark 15:21).
We have selected Rufus as one of the most important people and character from the Bible and provided a biography and character outline of this famous person. Much of the information is taken from the classic reference books including Matthew George Easton "Easton's Bible Dictionary" and Ashley S Johnson "Condensed Biblical Cyclopedia".
Rufus - A Free Christian Bible Study Resource
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