Decapolis in the Bible
Ten cities situated in one district on the east of the Sea of Galilee
- Matthew 4:25 And there followed him great multitudes of people from Galilee, and from Decapolis, and from Jerusalem, and from Judaea, and from beyond Jordan.
- Mark 5:20 And he departed, and began to publish in Decapolis how great things Jesus had done for him: and all men did marvel.
- Mark 7:31 And again, departing from the coasts of Tyre and Sidon, he came unto the sea of Galilee, through the midst of the coasts of Decapolis.
⇒Bible Encyclopedia for DECAPOLIS.
⇒See also McClintock and Strong Cyclopedia for Decapolis.