Miletus in the Bible
Also called MILETUM A seaport in Asia Minor Paul visits
- Acts 20:15 And we sailed thence, and came the next day over against Chios; and the next day we arrived at Samos, and tarried at Trogyllium; and the next day we came to Miletus.
⇒Bible Encyclopedia for MILETUS.
And sends to Ephesus for the elders of the congregation, and addresses them at
- Acts 20:17-38 And from Miletus he sent to Ephesus, and called the elders of the church. 18 And when they were come to him, he said unto them, Ye know, from the first day that I came into Asia, after what manner I have been with you at all seasons, 19 Serving the Lord with all humility of mind, and with many tears, and temptations, which befell me by the lying in wait of the Jews: 20 And how I kept back nothing that was profitable unto you, but have shewed you, and have taught you publickly, and from house to house, ...
⇒Definition of mile
Trophimus left sick at
- 2 Timothy 4:20 Erastus abode at Corinth: but Trophimus have I left at Miletum sick.
⇒See also McClintock and Strong Cyclopedia for Miletus.