Syria

-(The highlands lying between the Euphrates River and the Mediterranean Sea) -Called ARAM, from the

son of Shem Genesis 10:22, 23; Numbers 23:7; 1 Chronicles 1:17; 2:23

-During the time of Abraham it seems to have embraced the region between the Tigris River and the

Euphrates River Genesis 24:10 with Genesis 25:20

-Including Padan-aram Genesis 25:20; 28:5

-Minor kingdoms within the region Aram-zobah, also called, ZOBAH and ZOBA 1 Samuel 14:47; 2

Samuel 8:3; 10:6,8; 1 Kings 11:23; 1 Chronicles 18:5,9; 19:6 And in the title of Psalm 60 .Geshur 2

Samuel 15:8 Aram-rehob, also called BETH-REHOB 2 Samuel 10:6, 8 .Damascus 2 Samuel 8:5, 6; 1

Chronicles 18:5, 6 .Hamath 2 Samuel 8:9, 10

-Conquest of .By David 2 Samuel 8:3-13 .By Jeroboam 2 Kings 14:25, 28 .By Tiglath-pileser, king of

Assyria 2 Kings 16:7-9; 18:33, 34

-People of, colonized in Samaria by the king of Assyria 2 Kings 17:24

-Confederates with Nebuchadnezzar 2 Kings 24:2; Jeremiah 39:5

-The Roman province of, included the land of Canaan Luke 2:2, 3

-And it included Phoenicia Mark 7:26; Acts 21:3

-The fame of Jesus extended over Matthew 4:24

-Paul goes to, with letters to apprehend the Christians; is converted and begins his evangelistic ministry

Acts 9:1-31

-Paul preaches in Acts 15:41; 18:18; 21:3; Galatians 1:21

-Damascus, the capital of

-Wars between, and the kingdoms of Judah and Israel . See ISRAEL

-Prophecies concerning Isaiah 7:8-16; 8:4-7; 17:1-3; Jeremiah 1:15; 49:23-27; Amos 1:3-5; Zechariah 9:1

SYRIA-

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-Also called -A small kingdom 1 Chronicles 19:6

SYRO-PHOENICIAN

-The nationality of a non- Jewish woman whose daughter was cured by Jesus Matthew 15:21-28; Mark

7:24-30


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