Ephraim in the wilderness

Ephraim in the wilderness
   (John 11: 54), a town to which our Lord retired with his disciples after he had raised Lazarus, and when the priests were conspiring against him. It lay in the wild, uncultivated hill-country to the north-east of Jerusalem, betwen the central towns and the Jordan valley.

Easton's Bible Dictionary. . 1897.

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