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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." Bibliography Information
Easton, Matthew George. M.A., D.D., "Biblical Meaning for 'Philadelphia' Eastons Bible Dictionary".
bible-history.com - Eastons; 1897.

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