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Maccabee!

by Tilda Balsley

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Published by Kar-Ben Pub. in Minneapolis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hanukkah -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Maccabees -- Juvenile literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Tilda Balsley ; illustrated by David Harrington.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    ContributionsHarrington, David, 1964-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBM695.H3 B35 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23078801M
    ISBN 109780761345077
    LC Control Number2009001877
    OCLC/WorldCa306795264

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    This is the exciting saga of Judah Maccabee, and of the Jewish people's fight to keep their freedom and God's law. The First and Second Books of Maccabees are reckoned as part of the Old Testament by Catholics. However, everybody should count them as fascinating Jewish historical :// a.d. title τὰ̀ Μακκαβαϊκα may have referred exclusively to 2 Maccabees inasmuch as Judas, the focal point of this work, was properly “the Maccabee.” The book presents a summary or epitome of a five-volume history by one Jason of Cyrene (2 Macc ff.).

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Maccabee! by Tilda Balsley Download PDF EPUB FB2

The First Book of the Maccabees. I Maccabees presents a historical account of political, military, and diplomatic events from the time of Judaea’s relationship with Antiochus IV Epiphanes of Syria (reigned –/ bce) to the death (/ bce) of Simon Maccabeus, high priest in describes the refusal of Mattathias Maccabee!

book perform pagan religious rites, the ensuing Jewish   The name Maccabee in Hebrew, means "hammer". This is properly applied to the first leader of the revolt, Judas, third son of Mattathias, whose attacks were "hammer-like".

The name came to be used for his brothers as well, which accounts for the title of the  › Books › History › World. One of those sons became known as the Maccabee. It was the passion, faith, and military genius of the Maccabee that culminated in what is presently celebrated by Jews the world over as Hanukkah.

This is the story of that man and the events that made him one of the great heroes of Maccabee! book people  › Books › New, Used & Rental Textbooks › Humanities. Maccabees, also spelled Machabees, (flourished 2nd century bce, Palestine), priestly family of Jews who organized a successful rebellion against the Seleucid ruler Antiochus IV and reconsecrated the defiled Temple of Jerusalem.

Historical context of the Maccabees. The name Maccabee was a title of honour given to Judas, a son of Mattathias and the hero of the Jewish wars of Maccabee! book, While researching Jewish children's books with an element of poetry and rhyme, I stumbled across this book called, "Maccabee.

The Story of Hanukkah" written by Tilda Balsley. There are NOT a lot of Jewish children's books that present the history of Hanukkah in such an eloquent, powerful :// There are four books which pass under this name—I, II, III, and IV Maccabees. The first of these is the only one of the four which can be regarded as a Maccabee!

book historical source. I Maccabees: The First Book of the Maccabees covers the period of forty years from the accession of Antiochus ( B.C.) to the death of Simon the Maccabee ( B.C.)   A series of apocryphal books that are not included in the Jewish and Protestant canons of the Old Testament (though four of them appear in the Greek Septuagint), centering mostly around The Maccabean Revolt.

1st Maccabees is the story of Judah Maccabee and his two brothers (the Hasmoneans) as they led Judea through the period of the revolt. 2nd Maccabees focuses mostly on Judah Maccabee 2 days ago  The First and Second Books of Maccabees contain the most detailed accounts of the battles of Judah Maccabee and his brothers for the liberation of Judea from foreign domination.

These books include within them the earliest references to the story of Hanukkah and the rededication of the Temple, in addition to the famous story of the mother and her seven :// Maccabee was a very good historical read.

I thought David Carson did an excellent job of blending a story of love, betrayal and faith and war. Maccabee describes the beginning of Hannukah, my only disappointment was that he did not portray the Miracle of the oil lasting for 8 days and :// Maccabees definition, the members of the Hasmonean family of Jewish leaders and rulers comprising the sons of Mattathias and their descendants and reigning in Judea from.

to 37 b.c., especially Judas Maccabaeus and his brothers, who defeated the Syrians under Antiochus IV in. and rededicated the Temple in Jerusalem. See :// THE FIRST BOOK OF MACCABEES. The name Maccabee, probably meaning “hammer,” is actually applied in the Books of Maccabees to only one man, Judas, third son of the priest Mattathias and first leader of the revolt against the Seleucid kings who persecuted the Jews (1 Mc66; 2 Mc16;16).Traditionally the name has come to be extended to the brothers of Judas, his supporters Maccabees definition is - a priestly family leading a Jewish revolt begun in b.c.

against Hellenism and Syrian rule and reigning over Palestine from b.c. to 63 When Mattathias died, the revolt was led by his son Judas, or Judah Maccabee, as he is often called.

By the end of the war, Simon was the only one of the five sons of Mattathias to survive and he ushered in an year period of Jewish independence in Judea, as the Land of Israel was now ://   The book of 1 Maccabees was written in Hebrew and later translated into Greek.

Scholars believe that the author was a Palestinian Jew who was intimately familiar with the events described. The author opposed the Hellenization of the Jews and clearly supported and admired the Jewish revolutionaries led by Judas Maccabeus and his :// MACCABEES, SECOND BOOK OF (II Maccabees), known in Greek as Τά Μακκαβαïκά, that is, the narratives about (Judah called) the was this title which gave the title to the other books of the *Apocrypha bearing the same name.

It is an abridgment of a larger work of five books written by a *Jason of Cyrene who is otherwise unknown (see –28). 2 days ago  Maccabee diplomacy did not exclude propaganda. The Book of Daniel glorified the kingdom of the “saints” which would follow the four succes­sive kingdoms of the beasts.

Judith and Esther, heroines of the recent past, were depicted as the daughters of the bold prophetess Deborah, while Judah himself was presented as an incarnation of Joshua 1 Maccabees chapter 1 KJV (King James Version) 1 And it happened, after that Alexander son of Philip, the Macedonian, who came out of the land of Chettiim, had smitten Darius king of the Persians and Medes, that he reigned in his stead, the first over Greece.

2 And made many wars, and won many strong holds, and slew the kings of the earth. 3 And went through to the ends of the earth, and   The books of 1 and 2 Maccabees – What are they. First and Second Maccabees were Jewish writings regarding the history of the Jews during portions   First Book of Ethiopian Maccabees () This name is a curiosity, as ordinarily the Maccabee revolt is associated with the Seleucid king, Antiochus IV Epiphanius, who is otherwise unmentioned in this text.

The meaning of this name is a subject of debate. It has been suggested that this name appears to represent the folk memory of the Answer by Rev. Mark J. Gantley, JCL on 5/1/ The canon of Scripture is the list of 73 books that belong to the Bible. (The word "Bible" means "the Book.") The earliest writings of the Bible were likely composed in the 10th century B.C.

The wri. Apocrypha: 1 Macabees Polyglot Sep | Vul. 1 Macabees Chapter 1 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37   The Book of 1 Maccabees (pronounced First Maccabees) is a book of the Bible written in Hebrew around the year BC by a Jewish is part of the Old Testament in Catholic and Orthodox Christianity but is generally not seen as canonical in Protestantism.

It talks about the period in Jewish history between BC and BC, when the Seleucid Empire ruled over Israel and forced   Judah Maccabee Jonathan Apphus In the First and Second Books of the Maccabees, the Maccabean Revolt is described as a response to cultural oppression and national resistance to a foreign power.

Modern scholars, however, argue that the king intervened in a civil war between traditionalist Jews in the countryside and Hellenized Jews in ://