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Pátmos

(pät`môs, păt`məs), island (1991 pop. 2,663), c.13 sq mi (34 sq km), SE Greece, in the Aegean Sea; one of the DodecaneseDodecanese
, Gr. Dhodhekánisos, island group (1991 pop. 163,476), c.1,035 sq mi (2,680 sq km), SE Greece, in the Aegean Sea, between Asia Minor and Crete, comprising the greater part of the group known as the Southern Sporades.
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, near Turkey. On the island, according to Rev. 1.9, the exiled St. John the Divine wrote the Book of Revelation. The Monastery of St. John, founded there in the 11th cent. to commemorate his exile, holds a valuable manuscript collection.

Patmos

island of exile for St. John. [N.T.: Revelation 1:9]

Patmos

a Greek island in the Aegean, in the NW Dodecanese: St John's place of exile (about 95 ad), where he wrote the Apocalypse. Pop.: 2984 (2001). Area: 34 sq. km (13 sq. miles)
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Now, if someone could just figure out a way to get me that delicious pougi from Patmos .
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Of his disciples, there are few remaining, banished with him to the island of Patmos where they wait.
Eat it as John of Patmos ate the scroll of the angel in imitation of Ezekiel before him.
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In Revelation 1, John of Patmos leaves little doubt about the majestic and complete reign of God.
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Destinations include mainland Italy, Sicily, Turkey and the Greek islands of Patmos and Santorini.