Torrey's New Topical Textbook
Places in which the Jews assembled for worship @Ac 13:5,14.
Early notice of their existence @Ps 74:8.
Probably originated in the schools of the prophets @1Sa 19:18-24; 2Ki 4:23.
Revival of, after the captivity @Ne 8:1-8.
Service of, consisted of
Service in, on the Sabbath day @Lu 4:16; Ac 13:14.
Provided with a minister, who had charge of the sacred books @Lu 4:17,20.
Had seats fro the congregation @Ac 13:14.
Chief seats in, reserved for elders @Mt 23:6.
The portion of Scripture for the day sometimes read by one of the congregation @Lu 4:16.
Strangers were invited to address the congregation in @Ac 13:15.
The Apostles frequently taught and preached in @Ac 9:20; 13:5; 17:1,17.
Often used as courts of justice @Ac 9:2; Jas 2:2.
Offenders were often
The building of, considered a noble and meritorious work @Lu 7:5.
Sometimes several, in the same city @Ac 6:9; 9:2.
Each sect had its own @Ac 6:9.
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