- a place in ancient Israel, at the foot of the Mount of Olives: starting point of Jesus' ride into Jerusalem. Matt. 21:1; Mark 11:1; Luke 19:29.
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After great consolation in prayer he desired to go to Bethphage.The Autobiography of St. Ignatius
Saint Ignatius Loyola
The adjoining village of Bethphage derived its name from the Green Fig.Memories of Bethany
John Ross Macduff
After descending from Bethphage for about half a mile by a very steep and stony path, we come to the village of Bethany.Jerusalem Explored, Volume I--Text