Lydda in the Bible
Also called LOD A city of the tribe of Benjamin
- 1 Chronicles 8:12 The sons of Elpaal; Eber, and Misham, and Shamed, who built Ono, and Lod, with the towns thereof:
- Ezra 2:33 The children of Lod, Hadid, and Ono, seven hundred twenty and five.
- Nehemiah 11:35 Lod, and Ono, the valley of craftsmen.
⇒Bible Encyclopedia for LYDDA.
Peter heals Aeneas in
- Acts 9:32-35 And it came to pass, as Peter passed throughout all quarters, he came down also to the saints which dwelt at Lydda. 33 And there he found a certain man named AEneas, which had kept his bed eight years, and was sick of the palsy. 34 And Peter said unto him, AEneas, Jesus Christ maketh thee whole: arise, and make thy bed. And he arose immediately. 35 And all that dwelt at Lydda and Saron saw him, and turned to the Lord.
⇒See also McClintock and Strong Cyclopedia for Lydda.