SYNAGOGUE

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1. Primarily an assembly of Jews and God-fearers

Ac 13:43
R. V.)
Jas 2:2
Constitutes a court of justice
Lu 12:11; Ac 9:2
Had powers
Of criminal courts
Mt 10:17; 23:34; Ac 22:19; 26:11
Of religious courts
Joh 9:22,34; 12:42; 16:2

2. A phycial place of assembly for Jews and other God-fearers. The Scriptures were read and expounded in

Ne 8:1-8; 9:3,5; Mt 4:23; 9:35; 13:54; Mr 1:39; Lu 4:15-33; 13:10; Joh 18:20; Ac 9:20; 13:5-44; 14:1; 15:21; 17:2,10; 18:4,19,26
In Jerusalem
Ac 6:9
In Damascus
Ac 9:2,20
In other cities
Ac 14:1; 17:1,10; 18:4
One was erected by Jairus
Lu 7:5
Jesus performed healing in
Mt 12:9-13; Lu 13:11-14
Alms (charity) were given in
Mt 6:2
Of Satan
Re 2:9; 3:9
See CHURCH