Balaam: from Mesopotamia
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Strong's Hebrew
6604. Pthowr -- home of Balaam
... of Balaam. Transliteration: Pthowr Phonetic Spelling: (peth-ore') Short Definition:
Pethor. Pethor Of foreign origin; Pethor, a place in Mesopotamia -- Pethor. ...
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The Wilderness.
... these, as descended from Abraham's nephew Lot, were to be left unharmed; and their
king, Balak, sent, as it appears, even to Mesopotamia for Balaam, a true ...
// chosen people/lesson iv the wilderness.htm

The Debt of Irenæus to Justin Martyr
... with Isaiah which we find in Justin; nor does he attribute Balaam's words to ... And
Jacob, when he went into Mesopotamia, saw Him in a dream, standing upon the ...
/.../the demonstration of the apostolic preaching/ii the debt of irenaeus.htm

The Antiquities of the Jews
... Concerning Jacob's Flight Into Mesopotamia, By Reason Of The Fear He Was In Of His
Brother. ... CHAPTER 6. Concerning Balaam The Prophet And What Kind Of Man He Was ...
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... and it seems probable that the ruling class in northern Mesopotamia did the ... Balaam
had looked down upon their rocky strongholds from the heights of Moab; and ...
/.../sayce/early israel and the surrounding nations/chapter ii canaan.htm

The Blessing of Jacob Upon Judah. (Gen. Xlix. 8-10. )
... In the words of Balaam, in Numbers 24:17 (which refer to the passage under
consideration), "There cometh a star out of Jacob, and a sceptre riseth out of Israel ...
/.../hengstenberg/christology of the old testament/the blessing of jacob upon.htm

The Journey of the Three Holy Kings to Bethlehem
... The prophet Balaam came from that region, [125] and one of his disciples spread
abroad and expounded in that land his master's prophecy, A star shall rise out ...
/.../emmerich/the life of the blessed virgin mary/xiii the journey of the.htm

Here Followeth the Life of Abraham
... Of Us came Job, of Bus came Balaam, and of Batuel Rebekah and Laban. ... flock of his
lord, and of all his goods bare with him, and went in to Mesopotamia unto the ...
/.../wells/bible stories and religious classics/here followeth the life of.htm

Chapter xxii
... ie, those who specially wait upon their master, even as Balaam has two ... The distance
from Mesopotamia to southern Palestine was so great that practically all ...
/...// of genesis volume 1/chapter xxii.htm

And ii.
... eye of faith only, as formerly when Abraham's servant journeyed to Mesopotamia,
Genesis 24 ... in future." But we have already proved, in our work on Balaam, p.465 ...
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... See Euseb. book iii.[chap.39. [47:3] Thus, Simon Zelotes is said to have travelled
into Egypt and thence passed into Mesopotamia and Persia, where he suffered ...
// ancient church/endnotes.htm

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Deuteronomy 23:4
Because they met you not with bread and with water in the way, when you came forth out of Egypt; and because they hired against you Balaam the son of Beor of Pethor of Mesopotamia, to curse you.
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Balaam: A Prophet

Balaam: A Soothsayer

Balaam: Anger of, Rebuked by his Ass

Balaam: Balak Sends For, to Curse Israel

Balaam: Counsel of, an Occasion of Israel's Corruption With the Midianites

Balaam: Covetousness of

Balaam: Death of

Balaam: from Mesopotamia

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