St-Takla.org  >   bible  >   dictionary  >   en  >   a
St-Takla.org  >   bible  >   dictionary  >   en  >   a

English Bible Dictionary

City of Ai, Bethel

 

(heap of ruins).

A city lying east of Bethel and "beside Bethaven." (Joshua 7:2; 8:9) It was the second city taken by Israel after the passage of the Jordan, and was "utterly destroyed." (Joshua 7:3-5; 8:1; Joshua 9:3; 10:1,2; 12:9)

 

* See other occurrences of the same term: Ai.

St-Takla.org                     Divider of Saint TaklaHaymanot's website فاصل - موقع الأنبا تكلاهيمانوت

Related pages and articles at St-Takla.org


© st-takla.org : Saint Takla Haymanout Website: General Portal for the Coptic Orthodox Church Faith, Egypt / Contact us at:

Bible | Daily Readings | Agbeya | Books | Lyrics | Gallery | Media | Links | Contact us

https://st-takla.org/bible/dictionary/en/a/ai-bethel.html