Metaphysical meaning of Antioch (mbd)
Antioch, an'-t;-och (Gk.)--withstanding; lasting; speedy as a chariot.
Meta. Formulated theology. This state of mind must be Christianized thoroughly. Our ideas of God and of man's relation to God must undergo a great change before we can begin uplifting and unifying the whole man--spirit, soul, and body--in life. The apostles did much teaching and preaching in Antioch (Acts 11:26).
Speedy as a chariot implies swiftness and a capacity for carrying.