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Map of Old Testament Israel - Plain of Sharon
Plain of Sharon
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Plain of Sharon fertile coastal plain. 1 Chr. 5. 16: 27. 29; South of Sol. 2. 1; Isa. 33. 9; 35. 2; Acts 9. 35
1 Chronicles 5:16 -
And they dwelt in Gilead in Bashan, and in her towns, and in all the suburbs of Sharon, upon their borders.
1 Chronicles 27:29 - And over the herds that fed in Sharon [was] Shitrai the Sharonite: and over the herds [that were] in the valleys [was] Shaphat the son of Adlai:
Song of Solomon 2:1 - I [am] the rose of Sharon, [and] the lily of the valleys.
Isaiah 33:9 - The earth mourneth [and] languisheth: Lebanon is ashamed [and] hewn down: Sharon is like a wilderness; and Bashan and Carmel shake off [their fruits].
Isaiah 35:2 - It shall blossom abundantly, and rejoice even with joy and singing: the glory of Lebanon shall be given unto it, the excellency of Carmel and Sharon, they shall see the glory of the LORD, [and] the excellency of our God.
Acts 9:35 - And all that dwelt at Lydda and Saron saw him, and turned to the Lord.
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