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  1. Elim is a city in Nome Census Area, Alaska, United States. At the 2010 census the population was 330.
  2. Elim was one of the places where the Israelites camped following their Exodus from Egypt. It is referenced in Exodus 15.27 and Numbers 33.9 as a place where "there were twelve wells of water and seventy date palms," and that the Israelites "camped there near the waters".
  3. Elim is a village on the Agulhas Plain in the Western Cape of South Africa. It was established in 1824 by German missionaries as a Moravian mission station. When selecting the location, the missionaries placed a high priority on the proximity of water and on terrain that was suitable for planting vines so that wine for communion could be produced. As well as preaching the Gospel, the missionaries taught the villagers a variety of trades and skills. Elim's thatchers continue to be renowned for their craftsmanship.
  4. Elim is a census-designated place in Upper Yoder Township, Cambria County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 4,175 at the 2000 census.
  5. Elim is a Building in Shelby County, Missouri.

There are other places with in their name, like Tze'elim, Elim Township, Elim Bible Institute and Elim Aboriginal Mission.

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Google previewExodus (2009)

by Thomas B. Dozeman

Elim is a lush oasis containing twelve springs of fresh waterand seventypalm trees. Numbers 33 also ...

Google previewThe Axe Was God (1996)

by Henry B. Stein

Elim means strong oaks . Thus the Druid Gods met under the oak groves or in stone temples with columns to symbolize trees. The word itself, Elm, should suffice to identify the Biblical Gods as Druid Gods without the other attributes, but the ...

Google previewThe Exagoge of Ezekiel (2009)

by Howard Jacobson

some of these motifs and Goodenough has suggested identifying it with Ezekiel's Elim.9 What may increase the likelihood of a connection between the Rabbis' wandering well and Ezekiel's Elim is that the well is occasionally described as a ...

Google previewPresenting South Africa (2004)

by Peter Joyce

Elim is a strange village caught in a time warp that seems to have it perpetually looking over its shoulder to the 'good old days' when the mill worked and the gardens were bountiful. Its history as a Moravian mission station is well known.

Google previewEaston's Bible Dictionary and King James Bible (2017)

by Matthew George Easton

Elim. Easton's. Trees, (Ex 15:27; Nb 33:9;), the name of the second station where the Israelites encamped e after crossing the Red Seae. It had "twelve wells of water and threescore and ten palm treee s." It has been identified with the Wady ...

Google previewHastings' Dictionary of the Bible (2015)

by Hastings, James

ELIM.—One of thestations in the wanderingsofthe childrenof Israel (Exo. 15: 27, Num. 33:9); apparently the fourthstation afterthe passage ofthe Red Sea,and thefirst place where theIsraelites met with fresh water. It was also marked by an ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Evangelicalism (2002)

by Randall Herbert Balmer

Elim Fellowship The Elim Fellowship grew out of the work of graduates of the Elim Bible Institute of Lima, New York.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Protestantism (2005)

by J. Gordon Melton

Elim Pentecostal Church John CALVIN did away with the bishopric and proposed two orders of elders, the teaching elder (minister) and ruling elder (lay leader). Baptists also did away with bishops, but did not accept Calvin's distinction ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Angels (2009)

by Richard Webster

Elim: “Mighty Ones.” The Elim are a superior class of angels mentioned in the Third Book of Enoch. They are in seventh position in the hierarchy of angels mentioned in the Zohar. See hierarchy of angels. Elimiel: According to the Kabbalah, ...

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