Athens (Ath´inz)

The capital of the ancient Greek province of Attica. Paul preached to philosophers there (Acts 17:15-18:1), and he mentions his work in the city in (1Thess 3:1).

Acts 17:15-18:1

15Those who conducted Paul brought him as far as Athens; and after receiving instructions to have Silas and Timothy join him as soon as possible, they left him. ... View more

1Thess 3:1

1Therefore when we could bear it no longer, we decided to be left alone in Athens;

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