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Dictionaries :: Syria

Below are articles from the following dictionary:
Torrey's New Topical Textbook

Syria: Originally Included Mesopotamia

Gen 25:20; 28:5; Deu 26:5; Act 7:2

Syria: More Properly the Country around Damascus

2Sa 8:6

Syria: Damascus the Capital Of

Isa 7:8

Syria: Abana and Pharpar Rivers Of

2Ki 5:12

Syria: Governed by Kings

1Ki 22:31; 2Ki 5:1

Syria: Inhabitants Of

Called Syrians

2Sa 10:11; 2Ki 5:20

Called Syrians of Damascus

2Sa 8:5

An idolatrous people

Jdg 10:6; 2Ki 5:18

A warlike people

1Ki 20:23,25

A commercial people

Eze 27:18

Spoke the Syriack language

2Ki 18:26; Ezr 4:7; Dan 2:4

Syria: Israel Followed the Idolatry Of

Jdg 10:6

Syria: David

Destroyed the army of, which assisted Hadadezer

2Sa 8:5

Garrisoned and made tributary

2Sa 8:6

Dedicated the spoils of

2Sa 8:11,12

Obtained renown by his victory over

2Sa 8:13

Sent Joab against the armies of, hired by the Ammonites

2Sa 10:6-14

Destroyed a second army of

2Sa 10:15-19

Syria: Asa Sought Aid Of, against Israel

1Ki 15:18-20

Syria: Elijah anointed Hazael king over, by divine direction

1Ki 19:15

Syria: Benhadad King Of, Besieged Samaria

1Ki 20:1-12

Syria: The Israelites

Under Ahab encouraged and assisted by God, overcame

1Ki 20:13-20

Forewarned of invasion by, at the return of the year

1Ki 20:22-25

Insignificant before

1Ki 20:26,27

Encouraged and assisted by God overcame a second time

1Ki 20:28-30

Craftily drawn into a league with

1Ki 20:31-43

At peace with, for three years

1Ki 22:1

Under Ahab sought to recover Ramoth-gilead from

1Ki 22:3-29

Defeated by, and Ahab slain

1Ki 22:30-36

Harassed by frequent incursions of

2Ki 5:2; 6:23

Heard the secrets of, from Elisha

2Ki 6:8-12

Syria: God smote with blindness those sent against Elisha by the

2Ki 6:14,18-20

Syria: Besieged Samaria Again

2Ki 6:24-29

Syria: Army Of, Miraculously Routed

2Ki 7:5,6

Syria: Death of the king of, and the cruelty of his successor

2Ki 8:7,15

Syria: Joram king of Israel in seeking to recover Ramothgilead from,

2Ki 8:28,29; 9:15

Syria: Israel delivered into the hands of, for the sins of Jehoahaz

2Ki 13:3,7,22

Syria: A Saviour Raised up for Israel Against

2Ki 13:5,23-25

Syria: Elisha predicted to Joash his three victories over

2Ki 13:14-19

Syria: Joined with Israel against Ahaz and besieged Jerusalem

2Ki 16:5; Isa 7:12

Syria: Retook Elath and Drove Out the Jews

2Ki 16:6

Syria: Subdued and its inhabitants taken captive by Assyria

2Ki 16:9

Syria: Prophecies Respecting

Destruction of Rezin king of

Isa 7:8,16

Ceasing to be a kingdom

Isa 17:1-3

Terror and dismay in, occasioned by its invasion

Jer 49:23,24

Destruction of its inhabitants

Jer 49:26

Plundering of Damascus

Isa 8:4

Burning of Damascus

Jer 49:27; Amo 1:4

Its calamities, the punishments of its sins

Amo 1:3

Its inhabitants to be captives

Amo 1:3

Its history in connection with the Macedonia empire

Dan 11:6-45

Syria: Subdued and Governed by the Romans

Luk 2:2

Syria: Gospel Preached and Many Churches Founded In

Act 15:23,41


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