Alexandria Troas

Alexandria Troas (Troh´az, al´ig-zan´dree-uh)

An important seaport city in Mysia on the northwest coast of Asia Minor. During the NT period, it was referred to simply as Troas. In Troas, during his second journey, Paul had a vision of a man from Macedonia inviting him to come to Europe (Acts 16:8-10). Paul and his companions revisited Troas on their final trip to Jerusalem, and Paul raised Eutychus, who had dozed and fallen from a third-story window while Paul was speaking (Acts 20:5-12).

Acts 16:8-10

8so, passing by Mysia, they went down to Troas.9During the night Paul had a vision: there stood a man of Macedonia pleading with him and saying, “Come over to M ... View more

Acts 20:5-12

5They went ahead and were waiting for us in Troas;6but we sailed from Philippi after the days of Unleavened Bread, and in five days we joined them in Troas, whe ... View more

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