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Samaria, Modern


1. Situated between Judea and Galilee. Lu 17:11; Joh 4:3,4.

2. Had many cities. Mt 10:5; Lu 9:52.

3. Cities of, mentioned in scripture

a. Samaria. Ac 8:5.

b. Sychar. Joh 4:5.

c. Antipatris. Ac 23:31.

4. Christ preached in. Joh 4:39-42.

5. Christ at first forbade his disciples to visit. Mt 10:5.

6. Christ after his resurrection commanded the gospel to be preached in. Ac 1:8.

7. Inhabitants of

a. Their true descent. 2Ki 17:24; Ezr 4:9,10.

b. Boasted descent from Jacob. Joh 4:12.

c. Professed to worship God. Ezr 4:2.

d. Their religion mixed with idolatry. 2Ki 17:41; Joh 4:22.

e. Worshipped on Mount Gerizim. Joh 4:20.

f. Opposed the Jews after their return from captivity. Ne 4:1-18.

g. Expected the Messiah. Joh 4:25,29.

h. Were superstitious. Ac 8:9-11.

i. More humane and grateful than the Jews. Lu 10:33-36; 17:16-18.

j. Abhorred by the Jews. Joh 8:48.

k. Had no intercourse or dealings with the Jews. Lu 9:52,53; Joh 4:9.

l. Ready to hear and embrace the gospel. Joh 4:39-42; Ac 8:6-8.

8. The persecuted Christians fled to. Ac 8:1.

9. The gospel first preached in, by Philip. Ac 8:5.

10. Many Christian churches in. Ac 9:31.