Knowing something about the places mentioned in the Bible can help you follow and appreciate the Biblical story. Each item below is linked to a page that gives a brief description of the place and a summary of its importance in the Bible. Each page has a map and many include pictures that show the character of the place.
The places are listed in connection with biblical books and people on the Study Guide.

Biblical Maps The Ancient World Old Testament Palestine Antioch & Damascus The Fertile Cresent
New Testament Palestine The Eastern Mediterranean  
Bodies of Water Dead Sea Euphrates River Jordan River Mediterranean Sea
Nile River Sea of Galilee Tigris River Red Sea
Old Testament Regions Egypt Assyria Babylonia Moab
Edom Israel (Northern Kingdom) Judah (Southern Kingdom Philistia
Canaan Syria Persia  
Old Testament Cities Samaria (city) Babylon Nineveh Haran
New Testament Regions Galilee Samaria (country) Judea Decapolis
Asia Minor  
New Testament Cities Capernaum Nazareth Caesarea Damascus
Antioch Ephesus Philippi Thessalonica
Corinth Rome  
Cities in Both OT & NT Jerusalem Jericho Bethlehem  


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