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Synonyms for apostle
əˈpɒs əlapos·tle

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. apostlenoun

    an ardent early supporter of a cause or reform

    "an apostle of revolution"

  2. Apostle, Apostelic Fathernoun

    any important early teacher of Christianity or a Christian missionary to a people

  3. Apostlenoun

    (New Testament) one of the original 12 disciples chosen by Christ to preach his gospel

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. apostlenoun

    Synonyms:
    messenger, missionary

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "apostle":

    disciple

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  1. Phil Robertson:

    No regrets at all – none, i just went on. I never called AE and said, ‘What are you doing?’ I never said a word when they came to visit me about 10 days after this all went down. I said, ‘Guys, did y’all ever hear from me with some kind of irate phone call? ‘Cause you were firing me?’ They said, ‘Mr. Robertson, you never said a word.’ … I quoted a Bible verse that dealt with homosexual behavior. I just quoted the Bible verse that God had written through Paul the Apostle by the power of the Holy Spirit… I didn’t dream it off the top of my head. It didn’t go any further than that.

  2. Kahlil Gibran:

    God has placed in each soul an apostle to lead us upon the illumined path. Yet many seek life from without, unaware that is within them.

  3. Mike Huckabee:

    I ’m not going to try and suggest that Donald Trump is in any way the reincarnation of the Apostle Paul, but Donald Trump’s been very open to not only dialogue with – but listen to and understand where many people in the faith community are coming from.

  4. Russell Moore:

    Billy Graham was, in my view, the most important evangelist since the Apostle Paul. Billy Graham preached Christ, not himself, not politics, not prosperity, what Billy Graham taught us is all summed up in the invitation hymn sing at Billy Graham crusades across the nation : ‘ Just as I am, without one plea, but that Thy blood was shed for me, ’.

  5. John Piper:

    The Apostle Paul is probably writing to be read by government officials as well as by the church in Rome, the Apostle Paul knows that this letter will find its way into Caesar's household and into the hands of the civil authorities. The Apostle Paul wants them to understand two truths. One is that Christians are not out to overthrow the empire politically by claiming Jesus, and not Caesar, is Lord.


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