Spain

Spain (Spayn)

A large peninsula in southwestern Europe known since Roman times as Hispania. Spain is mentioned in the Bible only in (Rom 15:24, Rom 15:28), as the intended western horizon of Paul’s mission. The NT does not say, however, whether Paul ever fulfilled his hope of preaching there.

Rom 15:24

24when I go to Spain. For I do hope to see you on my journey and to be sent on by you, once I have enjoyed your company for a little while.

Rom 15:28

28So, when I have completed this, and have delivered to them what has been collected, I will set out by way of you to Spain;

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