Sites & cities that bear the name of Lystra


Today in : Turkey
First trace of activity : 6 C.E
Last trace of activity : ca. 3rd century C.E
Recorded names : Λύστρα, Lystre

Description : Lystra (Ancient Greek: Λύστρα) was a city in central Anatolia, now part of present-day Turkey. It is mentioned five times in the New Testament. Lystra was visited several times by the Paul the Apostle, along with Barnabas or Silas. There Paul met a young disciple, Timothy.

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