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Metaphysical meaning of Beth-peor (mbd)

Metaphysical meaning of Beth-peor (mbd)
Beth-peor, beth-pe'-ôr (Heb.)--house of opening; temple of Peor, i. e., Baal-peor.

A Moabitish city that was allotted to the Israelitish tribe of Reuben (Josh. 13:20). This city was noted for its worship of Baal-peor. Moses was buried "in the valley in the land of Moab over against Beth-peor" (Deut. 34:6).

Meta. See BAAL-PEOR. Beth-peor represents a corresponding state of consciousness (house of Peor).

Preceding Entry: Beth-pelet
Following Entry: Bethphage