Contributed by Ralph Andrus on Nov 11, 2012
The beginning of missions before Paul even started on his first missionary trip.
16 miles E of Mediterranean
300 miles N of Jerusalem
Rome, Alexandria & Antioch in importance to Rome
Called the First City of The East
Antioch's modern name of Antakya, and is now a miserable, decaying Turkish town.
Antakya's a hub for the Syrian rebellion. For many months, Turkish