is mentioned only in the first two Gospels, (Matthew 16:13; Mark 8:27) and in accounts of the same transactions. It was at the easternmost and most important of the two recognized sources of the Jordan, the other being at Tel-el-Kadi . The spring rises from and the city was built on a limestone terrace in […]

-A city in the north of Palestine; visited by Jesus Mt 16:13; Mr 8:27; Lu 9:18