Aug
2017

The Greek word “Dorkas”

Limited to Acts 9:36, 39Acts 9:36, 39
English: American Standard Version (1901) - ASV

36 Now there was at Joppa a certain disciple named Tabitha, which by interpretation is called Dorcas: this woman was full of good works and almsdeeds which she did. 39 And Peter arose and went with them. And when he was come, they brought him into the upper chamber: and all the widows stood by him weeping, and showing the coats and garments which Dorcas made, while she was with them.

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, “Dorcas” was a Christian from Joppa.  Peter raised this Christian woman from the dead.  Dorcas is the Greek name for Tabitha.