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Olives, Mount of

Mount of Olives, or Olivet (ŏl´Ĭvĕt), ridge, E of Jerusalem, mentioned in the Old Testament as the scene of David's flight from the city, Ezekiel's theophany, and Zechariah's prophecy, and in the New Testament as a frequent resort of Jesus and the scene of his Ascension. The principal hill of the mount is often called "the Ascension." Bethany and Bethphage lie near its foot, and the garden of Gethsemane is on the western slope. 2 Sam. 15.30; Ezek. 11.23; Zech. 14.4; Mat. 21.1; Acts 1.12.

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Mount of Olives

Mount of Olives ( Beethoven). See Christus am Ölberge.

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Mount of Olives

Mount of Olives: see Olives, Mount of.

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