Metaphysical meaning of Theophilus (mbd)
Theophilus, the-oph'-i-lus (Gk.)--lover of Theos; lover of God; loved of God; love of God; longing for the divine; delight in God; friend of God.
The person to whom Luke wrote his letters that later became our New Testament books of Luke and The Acts (Luke 1:3; Acts 1:1). Meta. Divine love--spiritual unity.
Preceding Entry: Thebez
Following Entry: Thessalonica