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Paul’s Second Missionary Journey: Additional Information #2

Good Morning! I gathered some additional information about the places that Paul and his companions have visited as well as information about Apollo, the Pythia, and soothsaying. Blessings, Mimi Samothrace: Ancient History Encyclopedia Samothrace: Greek Travel Samothrace: Wikipedia Neapolis: Wikipedia Neapolis: Bible Atlas Kavala: Wikipedia Philippi: Bible Places Philippi: Unesco Philippi: Wikipedia Apollo: Wikipedia Apollo:…

Paul’s Second Missionary Journey: Lesson 4

“From Troas we put out to sea and sailed straight for Samothrace, and the next day on to Neapolis. From there we traveled to Philippi, a Roman colony and the leading city of that district of Macedonia. And we stayed there several days.” Acts 16:11,12 The Via Egnatia was the best westward land route from Philippi…

Paul’s Second Missionary Journey: Lesson 3

“Paul and his companions traveled throughout the region of Phrygia and Galatia, having been kept by the Holy Spirit from preaching the word in the province of Asia. When they came to the border of Mysia, they tried to enter Bithynia, but the Spirit of Jesus would not allow them to. So they passed by…

Paul’s Second Missionary Journey: Lesson 2

“He came to Derbe and then to Lystra, where a disciple named Timothy lived, whose mother was a Jewess and a believer, but whose father was a Greek.” Acts 16:1 Paul and Silas set out on their journey and arrived in Lystra, a town once located in present-day Turkey. They undertook this trip to encourage…

Paul’s Second Missionary Journey: Lesson 1

We studied the first missionary journey of Paul earlier this year. These posts highlighted the passages of Acts 13:1-15:35. This study on Paul’s second missionary journey will resume where we left off at Acts 15:36 and continue through Acts 18:23. As companions, Paul and Barnabas had journeyed together sharing the message of Christ with those…

Paul’s First Missionary Journey: Lesson 6: Acts 15:5-35

Our sojourn with Paul on his first missionary journey comes to a conclusion this week. All of the posts pertaining to this series can be found on the Current Study Page then later they will be archived and located on the Bible Studies Archive Page. Paul and Barnabas have returned from their mission but questions concerning…

Paul’s First Missionary Journey: Acts 14 Locations

Good Morning! Below are a few more helpful links to locations in our study of Paul’s First Missionary Journey. Iconium Britannica: Iconium/Konya Britannica: Lycaonia Bible Atlas: Iconium Biblical Tour Guide: Iconium Lystra and Derbe Bible Places: Lystra and Derbe Wikipedia: Lystra Bible Atlas: Lystra Biblical Tour Guide: Lystra Wikipedia: Derbe Biblical Tour Guide: Derbe Pamphylia…

Paul’s First Missionary Journey: Lesson 5: Acts 14:21-15:4

We have only one week left in our study of Paul’s First Missionary Journey. All of the posts pertaining to this study can be found under the Current Study Page. Paul barely escaped with his life from Lystra. He had been stoned and left for dead when the disciples found him outside of the city….