[b-greek] Jerusalem location

From: Julian Duckworth (jcduckworth@optushome.com.au)
Date: Tue Nov 06 2001 - 00:33:13 EST

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<DIV><FONT face=Arial size=2>Dear B-greekers,</FONT></DIV>
<DIV><FONT face=Arial size=2>I've been correlating the named locations of Jesus'
miracles as given in the gospels with the&nbsp;regions allocated to the tribes
of Israel in the Old Testament. It's remarkable stuff. Peter's confession of
Jesus took place in the region of Caesarea Philippi (Matthew 16:13-16) in the
northern area alloted to Dan. "Dan" means "to judge". Peter 'judged' who Jesus
was. There are other interesting or suggestive correlations that appear (to
<DIV><FONT face=Arial size=2>But my question is simply this:</FONT></DIV>
<DIV><FONT face=Arial size=2>Jerusalem was in Judea. Judea was the southern
kingdom, composed of the two tribes of Benjamin and Judah. Was Jerusalem&nbsp;-
as it was located in New Testament times - in Judah or Benjamin? I'd love to
know please ... and how can we know for sure? Thanks.</FONT></DIV>
<DIV><FONT face=Arial size=2></FONT>&nbsp;</DIV>
<DIV><FONT face=Arial size=2>Julian Duckworth</FONT></DIV>
<DIV><FONT face=Arial size=2>Sydney, Australia</FONT></DIV>
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