Mysia (Mis´ee-uh)

The region of northwestern Asia Minor along the Hellespont and the Aegean Sea. Paul passed through two towns in the area, Troas (Acts 16:8; Acts 16:11) and Assos (Acts 20:13). Pergamum was also in this region (Rev 1:11; Rev 2:12).

Acts 16:8

8so, passing by Mysia, they went down to Troas.

Acts 16:11

The Conversion of Lydia
11We set sail from Troas and took a straight course to Samothrace, the following day to Neapolis,

Acts 20:13

The Voyage from Troas to Miletus
13We went ahead to the ship and set sail for Assos, intending to take Paul on board there; for he had made this arrangement, in ... View more

Rev 1:11

11saying, “Write in a book what you see and send it to the seven churches, to Ephesus, to Smyrna, to Pergamum, to Thyatira, to Sardis, to Philadelphia, and to L ... View more

Rev 2:12

The Message to Pergamum
12“And to the angel of the church in Pergamum write: These are the words of him who has the sharp two-edged sword:

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