Eyewitness Bible Series Paul's Letters 13: Philemon Play Episode Pause Episode Mute/Unmute Episode Rewind 10 Seconds 1x Fast Forward 30 seconds 00:00 / 13 MIN Subscribe Share RSS Feed Share Link Embed Paul confesses that one of his assistants, Onesimus, is a runaway slave. Paul is tortured by feeling obligated to send Onesismus back to his former owner, Philemon. He sends a special letter to Philemon explaining how he wants Philemon to react. That letter is known as the book of Philemon. Visit https://eyewitnessbible.org/pauls-letters/ to view full episodes, study guides, and reference materials. Find us on Instagram and Facebook at @eyewitnessbible.