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Map of Old Testament Israel - Joppa
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Joppa Jaffa, Yafa [Yafo]. Josh. 19. 46; seaport, 2 Chr. 2. 16; Ezra 3. 7; Jon. 1. 3; Acts 9. 36ff.; 10. 5ff.
Joshua 19:46 -
And Mejarkon, and Rakkon, with the border before Japho.
2 Chronicles 2:16 - And we will cut wood out of Lebanon, as much as thou shalt need: and we will bring it to thee in floats by sea to Joppa; and thou shalt carry it up to Jerusalem.
Ezra 3:7 - They gave money also unto the masons, and to the carpenters; and meat, and drink, and oil, unto them of Zidon, and to them of Tyre, to bring cedar trees from Lebanon to the sea of Joppa, according to the grant that they had of Cyrus king of Persia.
Jonah 1:3 - But Jonah rose up to flee unto Tarshish from the presence of the LORD, and went down to Joppa; and he found a ship going to Tarshish: so he paid the fare thereof, and went down into it, to go with them unto Tarshish from the presence of the LORD
Acts 9:36 - Now there was at Joppa a certain disciple named Tabitha, which by interpretation is called Dorcas: this woman was full of good works and almsdeeds which she did.
Acts 10:5 - And now send men to Joppa, and call for [one] Simon, whose surname is Peter:
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