Frequent mention is made of Mizpeh in Scripture; according to Fuller F20, it was about eight miles from Gibeah; it was near Ramathon, which Josephus says F21 was forty furlongs from Jerusalem;
was one of the cities subject to Gibeon, ( Joshua 9:17 ) .
there was a place called Motza, near to Jerusalem, where they used to go to get willows at the feast of tabernacles F23.
F20 Pisgah-Sight, B. 2. c. 12. p. 209.
F21 Antiqu. l. 8. c. 12. sect. 3.
F23 Misn. Succah, c. 4. sect. 5.