Search Results for Judas Maccabeus

 
II Maccabees 12-3: An Exegesis

.... 12-3: An Exegesis II Maccabees renders the compelling details surrounding the events culminating in the revolt of the Israelites led by Judas Maccabeus. ....

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The Maccabean Revoltto

.... to the revolt of the Jews in Judea against Seleucid domination in the period 166-160 BC The name is derived from the leader, Judas Maccabeus, while another ....

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Individual Beliefs and Life

.... The figure of Judas Maccabeus surfaces with an unshakable commitment to the demands on conscience of Jewish law and with an army of what today would be called ....

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Purgatory: History and Development within the Catholic Church

.... concept of purgatory] is also based on the practice of prayer for the dead, already mentioned in Sacred Scripture: ôTherefore [Judas Maccabeus] made atonement ....

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Major beliefs of Judaism

.... The figure of Judas Maccabeus surfaces as a guerrilla leader with an unshakable commitment to the demands of Jewish law. Military ....

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Guerrilla Warfare

.... Romans, Guerrilla Spain Unknown Foreign defeat 166 160BC, Jews, Syrians, Guerrilla Israel Judas, and Foreign defeat Jonathan Maccabeus [table continued on ....

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