A city of Phrygia in Asia Minor, evangelized by Epaphras, himself a Colossian and a disciple of Saint Paul. During his first imprisonment at Rome Saint Paul wrote a Letter to the Christians of Colosse which he sent by Tychicus and Onesimus.

MLA Citation

  • Bishop Geremia Bonomelli, D.D.. “Colosse”. A Small Geographical, Historical and Archaeological Dictionary for Understanding the New Testament, 1909. CatholicSaints.Info. 22 January 2020. Web. 7 May 2021. <>