Amphipolis (Am-fip´uh-lis)

A city situated inland above the Gulf of Strymon in northeastern Macedonia. The Strymon River, which formed a loop around part of the city, seems to have been the source of its Greek name, meaning “double city.” After leaving Philippi, Paul passed through Amphipolis on his way to Thessalonica (Acts 17:1).

Acts 17:1

The Uproar in Thessalonica
1After Paul and Silas had passed through Amphipolis and Apollonia, they came to Thessalonica, where there was a synagogue of the Jews ... View more

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