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Philadelphia
        brotherly love, a city of Lydia in Asia Minor, about 25 miles
        south-east of Sardis. It was the seat of one of the "seven
        churches" (Rev. 3:7-12). It came into the possession of the
        Turks in A.D. 1392. It has several times been nearly destroyed
        by earthquakes. It is still a town of considerable size, called
        Allahshehr, "the city of God."
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Easton, Matthew George. M.A., D.D., "Biblical Meaning for 'Philadelphia' Eastons Bible Dictionary".
bible-history.com - Eastons; 1897.

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