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Dictionaries :: Synagogues

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Synagogues: Places in Which the Jews Assembled for Worship

Act 13:5,14

Synagogues: Early Notice of Their Existence

Psa 74:8

Synagogues: Probably originated in the schools of the prophets

1Sa 19:18-24; 2Ki 4:23

Synagogues: Revival Of, after the Captivity

Neh 8:1-8

Synagogues: Service Of, Consisted Of


Mat 6:5

Reading the word of God

Neh 8:18; 9:3; 13:1; Act 15:21

Expounding the word of God

Neh 8:8; Luk 4:21

Praise and thanksgiving

Neh 9:5

Synagogues: Service In, on the Sabbath Day

Luk 4:16; Act 13:14

Synagogues: Governed By

A president or chief ruler

Act 18:8,17

Ordinary rulers

Mar 5:22; Act 13:15

Synagogues: Provided with a minister, who had charge of the sacred books

Luk 4:17,20

Synagogues: Had Seats Fro the Congregation

Act 13:14

Synagogues: Chief Seats In, Reserved for Elders

Mat 23:6

Synagogues: The portion of Scripture for the day sometimes read by one of

Luk 4:16

Synagogues: Strangers were invited to address the congregation in

Act 13:15

Synagogues: Christ Often


Luk 4:16

Preached and taught in

Mat 4:23; Mar 1:39; Luk 13:10

Performed miracles in

Mat 12:9,10; Mar 1:23; Luk 13:11

Synagogues: The Apostles Frequently Taught and Preached In

Act 9:20; 13:5; 17:1,17

Synagogues: Often Used as Courts of Justice

Act 9:2; Jam 2:2

Synagogues: Offenders Were Often

Given up to, for trial

Luk 12:11; 21:12

Punished in

Mat 10:17; 23:34; Act 22:19

Expelled from

Jhn 9:22,34; 12:42; 16:2

Synagogues: The building of, considered a noble and meritorious work

Luk 7:5

Synagogues: Sometimes Several, in the Same City

Act 6:9; 9:2

Synagogues: Each Sect Had Its Own

Act 6:9

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