-An ancient city Genesis 14:15; 15:2

-Capital of Syria 1 Kings 20:34; Isaiah 7:8; Jeremiah 49:23-29; Ezekiel 47:16, 17

-Laid under tribute to David 2 Samuel 8:5, 6

-Besieged by Rezon 1 Kings 1 1 :23, 24

-Recovered by Jeroboam 2 Kings 14:28

-Taken by king of Assyria 2 Kings 16:9

-Walled Jeremiah 49:27; 2 Corinthians 1 1 :33

-Garrisoned 2 Corinthians 1 1 :32

-Luxury in Amos 3:12

-Paul\’s experiences in Acts 9; 22:5-16; 26:12-20; 2 Corinthians 11:32; Galatians 1:17

-Prophecies concerning Isaiah 8:4; 17:1, 2; Jeremiah 49:23-29; Amos 1:3, 5; Zechariah 9: 1

-Wilderness of 1 Kings 19:15