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sorek in the Bible

choice vine, the name of a valley, i.e., a torrent-bed, now the Wady Surar, "valley of the fertile spot," which drains the western Judean hills, and flowing by Makkedah and Jabneel, falls into the sea some eight miles south of Joppa. This was the home of Deliah, whom Samson loved (Judg. 16:4).

Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary
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  • He did not; and in the valley of sorek his strength of will is not equal to the need.

    Judges and Ruth Robert A. Watson
  • In the valley of sorek it may be otherwise, but here the danger is pressing and rouses the will.

    Judges and Ruth Robert A. Watson
  • Like Samson they have loved some woman in the valley of sorek.

    Judges and Ruth Robert A. Watson
  • And it came to pass afterward, that he loved a woman in the valley of sorek, whose name was Delilah.

  • In the experience of Samson in the valley of sorek we find another warning.

    Judges and Ruth Robert A. Watson
  • Afterward, Samson fell in love with a woman in the valley of sorek, named Delilah.

    The Children's Bible Henry A. Sherman
  • Those who are restless and foolhardy can find a Gaza and a valley of sorek nearer home, in the next market town.

    Judges and Ruth Robert A. Watson
  • The whole world is a valley of sorek to weak man, and at every turn he needs a higher than himself to guard and guide him.

    Judges and Ruth Robert A. Watson
  • There is a dissolute woman living in the valley of sorek by the name of Delilah.

    New Tabernacle Sermons Thomas De Witt Talmage

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