The Region of Idumea

Map of the region called Idumea in the New Testament.


The region of Idumea for Little Kids

This map shows the region known as Idumea in the New Testament.

The region on the south border of Judea was called Idumea by the Greeks and Romans. It belonged to the Edomites of the Old Testament. The father of Herod the Great Idumean.

Now you know where the region of Idumea is, where King Herod's ancestors were from!

Geography and ancient cities are important to study as we learn from the Bible, let's pray:

Dear Jesus, thank you for the Bible and for giving us the ability to learn about history. Help us to trust and obey you more and more each day. And help us to remember the things we learn from your Word. In Jesus name... Amen!

Map of the region called the Idumea which means pertaining to Edom
Map of the region of Idumea

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