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In NT times Ephesus was the capital of the Proconsular Province of Asia and an important commercial centre. It was the scene of important labours of St Paul and traditionally the home of the aged St John the Apostle. It was one of the Seven Churches addressed in Rev. (2: 1–7). See also the preceding and following entries and Seven Sleepers of Ephesus.

Subjects: Biblical Studies.


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