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According to the Old Testament, the land of the Philistines was a pentapolis in southwestern Levant comprising the five city-states of Gaza, Ashkelon, Ashdod, ...

Who were the Philistines? - GotQuestions.org

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The Old Testament indicates that around the 13th century B.C., during the days of Samuel and Samson, the Philistines moved inland from the coast of Canaan.

Who Were the Philistines? - Church of the Great God

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From the Old Testament, we find that the principal deity of the Philistines was Dagon (Judges 16:23; I Samuel 5:2-7). This deity, either a god of fish or of grain ...

Philistines - International Standard Bible Encyclopedia

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Individual Philistines Mentioned. 4. Title of Ruler and Circumcision. 5. History in the Old Testament to Death of Saul. 6. History Continued to Time of Ahaz. 7.

Where Did the Philistines Come From? - Biblical Archaeology Society

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Nov 20, 2015 ... The excavations at Tell es-Safi/Gath, the site of Gath of the Philistines mentioned in the Bible (e.g., 1 Samuel 6:17), have produced many ...

Bible Nations and Cities: Philistines - Bible Basics

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Today, the very land area occupied by the Palestinian peoples, is the same land which the Philistines occupied in Old Testament times. The Palestinians are a ...

The Philistines: Chapter I. The Origin of the Philistines

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The Old Testament history is almost exclusively occupied with Semitic tribes. ... There is a peculiarity in the designation of the Philistines in Hebrew which has ...

The Genesis Philistines - Associates for Biblical Research

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May 31, 2006 ... According to the Bible, the Philistines originated in “Caphtor” ... been one of the most interesting and intriguing subjects in the Old Testament.

Map of the Territory of the Philistines (Bible History Online)

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This map shows the areas of the ancient Philistines around the 10th century ... in the Old Testament: namely, pelesheth (Philistia) (Ps 60:8 (Hebrew 10); 87:4), ...

Philistine | people | Britannica.com

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Nov 20, 2015 ... Philistine, one of a people of Aegean origin who settled on the southern coast of Palestine in the 12th century bce, about the time of the arrival ...

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