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Sopater in Wikipedia
Sopater (so'-pa-ter, sop'-a-ter (gr Σωπατρoς; Sopatros,
"saviour of his father", Easton's reads "The father who
saves", Holman's reads "sound parentage") was the son of
Pyrhus, a man from the city of Berea, he accompanied Paul
along with Aristarchus and Secundus the Thessalonians, Gaius
of Derbe, Timothy, and Trichicus and Tromphimus of Asia, out
of Macedonia after a group of Jews began to plot against him.
They sailed from Philippi to Alexandria Troas where they met
Paul who had gone by land.
It is commonly accepted that Sopater is the kinsman of Paul
noted in Romans 16:21 as Sosipater. He is hounored as
Saint Sosipater, in 29th of April by the Eastern Orthodox