A resident of Troas. Timothy is instructed to bring the cloak and books which Paul left with Carpus (2 Tim. 4: 13), which seems to imply that the writer hoped for a period of activity longer than the imminent martyrdom foreshadowed in 4: 6–8.
Citation styles are based on the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th Ed., and the MLA Style Manual, 2nd Ed..
"Carpus." In A Dictionary of the Bible. Ed. W. R. F. Browning. Oxford Biblical Studies Online. Oct 1, 2016. <http://www.oxfordbiblicalcstudies.com/article/opr/t94/e357>.
"Carpus." In A Dictionary of the Bible. , edited by W. R. F. Browning. Oxford Biblical Studies Online, http://www.oxfordbiblicalcstudies.com/article/opr/t94/e357 (accessed Oct 1, 2016).