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II Maccabees 12-3: An Exegesis

.... Examining II Maccabees 12:3 provides a condensed focal point for analysis of .... of Joppa committed a particularly wicked crime: they invited the Jews living among ....

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Treasures Old and New: Essays on the Theology of the Pentateuch

.... The Jews had a collective history before that, but it was transmitted orally or scattered among other writings (Blenkinsopp, 4). The purpose of setting down ....

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Individual Beliefs and Life

.... to the degree the Jews abdicate their religious law, which is what judges individual conscience, they are bound to suffer. The story that 2 Maccabees tells is ....

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