Biblical sites in Turkey

by Everett C. Blake

Publisher: RedHouse Press in Turkey

Written in English
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StatementEverett C. Blake & Anna G. Edmonds.
ContributionsEdmonds, Anna G.
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi,184p. :
Number of Pages184
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21850163M
ISBN 109754130582

Biblical Sites in Turkey: Cappadocia Province: Acts , I Pet. Famous geographer and historian Strabon mentioned about these people in his book "Geographica" with their separate culture and language. This fertile country was occupied by its stronger neighbors throughout the ages. Persians, Macedonians and Romans were among the rulers. Alaşehir (Turkish pronunciation: [aˈɫaʃehiɾ]), in Antiquity and the Middle Ages known as Philadelphia (Greek: Φιλαδέλφεια, i.e., "the city of him who loves his brother"), is a town and district of Manisa Province in the Aegean region of Turkey. It is situated in the valley of the Kuzuçay (Cogamus in antiquity), at the foot of the Bozdağ Mountain (Mount Tmolus in antiquity).Country: Turkey. Biblical Sites In Greece. Greece is very famous around the world for the unique masterpieces of Art. These masterpieces are mainly sanctuary and temples built to honor the ancient religion of the twelve Olympian Gods. You can see the ancient religion everywhere in Greece. The ancient city of Patara is one of the oldest settlements of the Lycian Union and also its capital city. Trump thanked Erdoğan by phone for preventing a "humanitarian catastrophe" in northwestern Syria’s Idlib province. Turkey on Feb. 16 commemorated diplomat Oktar Cirit, who was assassinated on Feb. 16, in Lebanon’s capital Beirut.

The history of Turkey, understood as the history of the region now forming the territory of the Republic of Turkey, includes the history of both Anatolia (the Asian part of Turkey) and Eastern Thrace (the European part of Turkey).. For times predating the Ottoman period, a distinction must be made between the history of the Turkish peoples, and the history of the territories now . Ephesus (/ ˈ ɛ f ə s ə s /; Ancient Greek: Ἔφεσος Efesos; Turkish: Efes; may ultimately derive from Hittite Apasa) was an ancient Greek city on the coast of Ionia, three kilometres southwest of present-day Selçuk in İzmir Province, was built in the 10th century BC on the site of the former Arzawan capital by Attic and Ionian Greek colonists.. During the Classical Greek Location: Selçuk, İzmir Province, Turkey.

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I purchased it in the "used" category at a great price and expected it to show some wear. However, it is brand new and it came within two weeks. It is a nice size for travel/5(6). Biblical Turkey is an authoritative and comprehensive guide to the ancient Jewish and Christian sites in Turkey. It includes all the references to cities, regions, provinces, and natural features in the Hebrew Bible/Old Testament, Apocrypha/Deuterocanonicals, New Testament, and Apostolic Fathers/5(26).

The book completely traces the journeys of the Apostle Paul across Turkey (ancient Asia Minor), Greece, Cyprus, and the islands of the Mediterranean.

A description of the location and history of each site is given, followed by an intriguing discussion of its biblical significance/5(44). Recommended Books on Biblical and Historical Turkey Sites to see in Turkey, like the Seven Churches of Revelation, A Guide to Biblical Sites in Greece and Turkey.

Pisidian Antioch. Pisidian Antioch was the most important colony in the eastern Roman Empire Ephesos, Metropolis of Asia: An. Biblical Sites in Turkey, Biblical Tour Guide is a web site where we share with you our knowledge and offer you our top services.

Here you can find information about the history of ancient Turkey, about biblical sites to visit in Turkey and Greece, major Christian Saints, missionary journeys of St. Paul and Seven Churches of St. John. Biblical sites in Turkey Turkey is called the Other Holy Land as it has more biblical sites than any other country in the Middle East.

Antioch - the place where the followers of Jesus were first called Christians; Tarsus - where Apostle Paul was born and many others. A Guide to Biblical Sites in Greece and Turkey Clyde E. Fant, This title will be released on. Nearly two-thirds of the New Testament--including all of the letters of Paul, most of the book of Acts, and the book of Revelation--is set outside of Israel, in either Turkey or Greece.

Biblical Turkey is an excellent resource for a deeper understanding of the setting for many of the books in the New Testament. Wilson adds a number of in-site features to further illuminate New Testament writings from an understanding of the land, culture, and customs I took a recent trip to Greece and Turkey/5.

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Paul and Seven Churches of St. John. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Blake, Everett C. Biblical sites in Turkey. Istanbul: Redhouse Press, [©] (OCoLC) Document Type. The book completely traces the journeys of the Apostle Paul across Turkey (ancient Asia Minor), Greece, Cyprus, and all the islands of the Mediterranean.

A description of the location and history of each site is given, followed by an intriguing discussion of its biblical :   This book gives a detailed account of cities in Greece and Turkey. The book focuses the majority of its energy on the importance of the ancient cities rather than the city's importance to the Bible.

Athens gets thirty pages even though it is a minor Biblical player/5. The book completely traces the journeys of the Apostle Paul across Turkey (ancient Asia Minor), Greece, Cyprus, and all the islands of the Mediterranean.

A description of the location and history of each site is given, followed by 4/4(3). Smyrna (Izmir), Biblical Sites in Turkey, Biblical Tour Guide is a web site where we share with you our knowledge and offer you our top services. Here you can find information about the history of ancient Turkey, about biblical sites to visit in Turkey and Greece, major Christian Saints, missionary journeys of St.

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Reddish - Google Books Nearly two-thirds of the New Testament--including all. Nearly two-thirds of the New Testament—including all of the letters of Paul, most of the book of Acts, and the book of Revelation—is set outside of Israel, in either Turkey or Greece.

Although biblically-oriented tours of the areas that were once ancient Greece and Asia Minor have become increasingly popular, up until now there has been no definitive guidebook through these important sites.4/5(1).

The book completely traces the journeys of the Apostle Paul across Turkey (ancient Asia Minor), Greece, Cyprus, and all the islands of the Mediterranean.

A description of the location and history of each site is given, followed by an intriguing discussion of its biblical significance/5(32). In A Guide to Biblical Sites in Greece and Turkey, two well-known, well-traveled biblical scholars offer a fascinating historical and archaeological guide to these sites.

The authors reveal countless new insights into the biblical text while reliably guiding the traveler through every significant location mentioned in the Bible.

After Israel, Turkey has more biblical sites than any other country in the Middle East. For this reason Turkey is rightly called the Other Holy Land. Many Christians are unaware of Turkey’s unique role in the Bible because biblical reference works usually refer to this strategic peninsula, bounded by the Mediterranean, Aegean, and Black Seas.

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Discovered and kept secret in the yearthe book contains the Gospel of Barnabas – a disciple of Christ – which shows that Jesus was not crucified, nor was he the son of God, but a Prophet. A Guide to Biblical Sites in Greece and Turkey Clyde E. Fant and Mitchell G. Reddish. Easy-to-follow maps and illustrations are fully integrated into the text; Includes sites.

Mentioned in the book of revelation in the new testament among the seven churches of asia minor. The city was known as the city where the throne of satan is located.

Visit acropolis and asklepion, the ancient famous hospital. After lunch d rive to Izmir, the third largest city of Turkey. Known as Smyrna in the biblical times. Laodicea was a wealthy city during the Roman period. Not only was Laodicea located on major trade routes that connected it to important cities like Ephesus, Smyrna and Sardis, but also it was a center of textile production and s not surprisingly, the church of Laodicea is noted as being wealthy in the Bible (see Revelation ).

The Book of. menon of Turkey, formed of snow-white calcite deposits, cascading down hundreds of feet and washed by mineral-rich hot springs. in Pamukkale. For those who want to have a early morning hike at the ancient site, we will leave at am before it gets crowded and hot while those who choose to have a late morning can wait for the hikers to return.

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Well, it's true, and the Aegean coast holds a great number of sites, including Ephesus, the grandest and best-preserved of them all.Six miles from Urfa, an ancient city in southeastern Turkey, Klaus Schmidt has made one of the most startling archaeological discoveries of our time: massive carved stones ab years old.Biblical Turkey is an authoritative and comprehensive guide to the ancient Jewish and Christian sites in Turkey.

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