Bar-jesus

Bar-jesus

(bär-jē`zəs), called

Elymas

(ĕl`ĭmăs), in the New Testament, Jewish sorcerer at Paphos who tried to divert a prospective Christian convert and was cursed with blindness.
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The discussion of Bar-Jesus, the magician and false prophet who opposed Paul and Barnabas, is also very interesting.