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Shechem (the city)

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Shechem (the city): City in northern Israel. There Dinah was abducted, and it is the location of Joseph's Tomb.
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Amidst the mountains of Shomron (Samaria) is a four-thousand year old city – Shechem. Very few biblical locales have as rich a history as this storied city.
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Shechem lies amidst the mountains of Shomron (Samaria). Very few locales have as rich a history as this four-thousand year old city. Learn more about Shechem.
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