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Map of Old Testament Israel - Tirzah
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Tirzah T. Far`ah. Canaanite city, Josh. 12. 24; 1 Kgs. 15. 17; capital of kings of Israel from Baasha to Omri, 1 Kgs. 15. 21, 33; 16. 6, 8, 15, 23 (see also Samaria); 2 Kgs. 15, 14, 16
Joshua 12:24 -
The king of Tirzah, one: all the kings thirty and one.
1 Kings 15:17 - And Baasha king of Israel went up against Judah, and built Ramah, that he might not suffer any to go out or come in to Asa king of Judah.
1 Kings 15:21 - And it came to pass, when Baasha heard [thereof], that he left off building of Ramah, and dwelt in Tirzah.
1 Kings 15:33 - In the third year of Asa king of Judah began Baasha the son of Ahijah to reign over all Israel in Tirzah, twenty and four years.
1 Kings 16:6 - So Baasha slept with his fathers, and was buried in Tirzah: and Elah his son reigned in his stead.
1 Kings 16:8 - In the twenty and sixth year of Asa king of Judah began Elah the son of Baasha to reign over Israel in Tirzah, two years.
1 Kings 16:15 - In the twenty and seventh year of Asa king of Judah did Zimri reign seven days in Tirzah. And the people [were] encamped against Gibbethon, which [belonged] to the Philistines.
1 Kings 16:23 - In the thirty and first year of Asa king of Judah began Omri to reign over Israel, twelve years: six years reigned he in Tirzah.
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