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The littlest Maccabee

Sylvia A. Rouss

The littlest Maccabee

an original story

by Sylvia A. Rouss

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Published by Pitspopany Press in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Ages: 3-6.

Statementby Sylvia Rouss ; illustrated by Greg A. Cohen
ContributionsCohen, Greg A.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ8.3.R781 Li 2006
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24495739M
ISBN 101932687769
ISBN 109781932687767
LC Control Number2010281592
OCLC/WorldCa82369724

came upon Israel.” (1st Maccabees ) Chapter Two “In those days Mattathias, son of John, son of Simeon, a priest of the family of Joarib, moved from Jerusalem and settled in Modein. He had five sons, John surnamed Gaddi, Simon called Thassi, Judah called Maccabee, Eleazar called Avaran and Jonathan called Apphus. He saw theFile Size: KB. The Maccabee Kids. 68 likes. The Maccabee Kids, a children's chapter book has 2 kids learn an important lesson about the source of true strength while helping route the invading ers:

Peter Kirby (Early Jewish Writings). 1 Maccabees. 2 Maccabees. 3 Maccabees. 4 Maccabees. 5 Maccabees.. Peter Kirby surveys scholars writing on the book of 1 Maccabees: James King West writes: "After a brief preface summarizing Alexander's conquests, death, and successors, the author begins his story with Antiochus Epiphanes' invasion of Egypt and subsequent desecration of the temple, and. The Maccabee. The Maccabee is the official Website of the Eternal Order of St. Judas Maccabaeus, a Judeo-Christian Research Foundation. Greetings, Blessings, and Welcome to The Maccabee, the official Website of the Eternal Order of St. Judas Maccabaeus, a Judeo-Christian Research Foundation. The Order of St. Judas was founded in by.

The Books of Maccabees by Anon. Publication date Usage Public Domain Topics Audiobook - Nonfiction, Holiday - Chanukah. 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. nd MACCABEES OF THE KING JAMES BIBLE 2 Maccabees The Second Book of the Maccabees {} The brethren, the Jews that be at Jerusalem and in the land of Judea, wish unto the brethren, the Jews that are throughout Egypt health and peace: {} God be gracious unto you, and remember hisFile Size: KB.


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The littlest Maccabee by Sylvia A. Rouss Download PDF EPUB FB2

Sylvia Rouss is the author of a dozen children's titles and won the National Jewish Book Award and The Storytelling Award for The Littlest Pair, about a pair of termites trying to get onto Noah s wooden Ark. Her other bestselling titles in this series Author: Sylvia Rouss.

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1 Maccabees is a book written in Hebrew by a Jewish author after the The littlest Maccabee book of an independent Jewish kingdom by the Hasmonean dynasty, about the latter part of the 2nd century original Hebrew is lost and the most important surviving version is the Greek translation contained in the book is held as canonical scripture by the Catholic, Orthodox, and Oriental Orthodox.

History. The Book of the Maccabees refers to a series of deuterocanonical books contained in various canons of the Bible. 1 Maccabees, originally written in Hebrew and surviving in a Greek translation, relates the history of the Maccabees from BCE until BCE.; 2 Maccabees, a Greek abridgment of an earlier history in Hebrew, relates the history of the Maccabees down to BCE.

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 –/ bc) to the death (/ bc) of Simon Maccabeus, high The littlest Maccabee book in describes the refusal of Mattathias to perform pagan religious rites, the ensuing Jewish revolt.

1 Alexander of Macedon son of Philip had come from the land of Kittim and defeated Darius king of the Persians and Medes, whom he succeeded as ruler, at first of Hellas.

2 He undertook many campaigns, gained possession of many fortresses, and put the local kings to death. 3 So he advanced to the. 2 Maccabees. Title. As mentioned above (I.A.), the 2nd cent. 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.

The author or epitomizer claims that his history (chapter 3 to end of the book) is an epitome in one book of a larger work in 5 books by Jason of Cyrene.

But see. 2 Maccabees 43 He also took up a collection, man by man, to the amount of two thousand drachmas of silver, and sent it to Jerusalem to provide for a sin offering.

In doing this he acted very well and honorably, taking account of the resurrection. 44 For if he were not expecting that those who had fallen would rise again, it would have been superfluous and foolish to pray for the dead.

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 brothers. MACCABEES, BOOKS OF, mak'-a-bez, I.

1 MACCABEES 1. Name 2. Canonicity 3. Contents 4. Historicity 5. Author's Standpoint and Aim 6. Date 7.

Sources 8. Original Language 9. Text and Versions LITERATURE II. 2 MACCABEES 1. Name 2. Canonicity 3. Contents 4. Sources 5. Historicity 6.

Teaching of the Book 7. Author 8. Date 9. Original Language 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 : Rachael Turkienicz.

Books of the Maccabees Paperback – April 9 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 book.

/5(38). 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.

First book of the Maccabees - 5 - Then Mattathias answered and spake with a loud voice, Though all the nations that are under the king's dominion obey him, and fall away every one from the religion of their fathers, and give consent to his commandments: Yet will I and my sons and my brethren walk in the covenant of our fathers.

Why at some point were they considered part of the Bible then a man-made council decided they didn’t belong. Catholic Bibles contain 46 books in the Old Testament, including seven (Tobit, Judith, 1 & 2 Maccabees, Wisdom, Ecclesiasticus, and Baruch) which were part of an ancient Greek translation of the Hebrew Bible.

The Second Book of the Maccabees Chapter 1. 1 To the brethren the Jews that are I throughout Egypt, the brethren, the Jews that are in Jerusalem, and in the land of Judea, send health, and good peace. 2 May God be gracious to you, and remember his covenant that he madeFile Size: KB.

IV Maccabees: The Fourth Book of the Maccabees, so called, is a semiphilosophic discourse, or sermon, on the "supremacy of the pious reason" (ch.

It consists of a prologue (i. ) and of two principal parts. The first of these (i. iii. 18) is devoted to the elucidation of the author's philosophical thesis, and the second (iii.

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The Books of the Maccabees: Books 1 & 2 by Anonymous 77 ratings, average rating, 10 reviews Open Preview The Books of the Maccabees Quotes Showing of 2 “And they cut in pieces, and burnt with fire the books of the law of God: 60 And Author: Anonymous. Read the Book of 1 Maccabees online.

Use highlighting, underlining, and take notes while you study the bible. Paul Maccabee Average rating: ratings 21 reviews 3 distinct works • Similar authors John Dillinger Slept Here: A Crooks' Tour Of Crime And Corruption in St Paul, /5.1: Then Gorgias took five thousand men, and a thousand of the best horsemen: and they removed out of the camp by night.

2: That they might come upon the camp of the Jews, and strike them suddenly: and the men that were of the castle were their guides.4Maccabees 6 4Maccabees 6 This may be more clearly comprehended from the thirstofkingDavid.

7ForafterDavidhadbeenattacking the Philistines the whole day, he with the soldiers of his nation killed many of them; 8 then when evening came, File Size: KB.