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A panegyrick upon the Maccabees

A panegyrick upon the Maccabees

by St. Gregory Nazianzen: of unseasonable diversions, by Salvian: a description of the manners of the pagan world; a consolatory discourse to the Christians of Carthage, visited by a mortality; of the advantage of patience; these three by St. Cyprian. Done into English by Jeremy Collier, M.A. Together with two essays, viz. Of discontent and of gaming, by the same hand.

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Published by printed for G. Strahan in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Microfilm. Woodbridge, CT Research Publications, Inc., 1986. 1 reel ; 35mm. (The Eighteenth Century ; reel 8581, no.11).

Other titlesSelections. English.
SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 8581, no. 11.
ContributionsSalvian, of Marseilles, ca. 400-ca. 480., Cyprian, Saint, Bishop of Carthage.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[4],108p.
Number of Pages108
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18361362M

The book has two main divisions: 1) A philosophical discussion on the main proposition (); 2) The story of the martyrs and the lessons to be learned from it (to the end). Chapters of 2 Maccabees furnishes the basic material for the second part of the book." (Introduction to the Intertstamental Period, pp. ). The Book of Maccabees used to be in the King James Bible and others but was removed. It is now part of the Apocrypha. It’s interesting material for historians. People used to think this was the word of God. I enjoyed the image gallery and comparing different versions. Read more. 9 people found this s:

MACCABEES, BOOKS OF, III. 3 Maccabees. 1. Name: The name 3 Maccabees, though occurring in the oldest manuscripts and VSS, is quite unsuitable, because the book refers to events which antedate the Maccabean age by about half a century, and also to events in which the Maccabees took no part. MACCABEES, THIRD BOOK OF (III Maccabees), apocryphal book, included in the *Septuagint, probably dating from the first century B.C.E. It has nothing to do with the Maccabees, but relates a legend to explain why the Jews in Egypt have a Purim-like festival in the summer (the Egyptian date is .

The First Book of Maccabees (I Maccabees) is historical work extant in Greek, covering the period of 40 years from the accession of Antiochus Epiphanes ( B.C.E.) to the death of Simeon the Hasmonean ( B.C.E.).Its name in the Septuagint and in the writings of the Church Fathers (Eusebius and Clement) is Τα Μακκαβαïκά, i.e., "Maccabean matters" or "the Book of the Maccabees.". 2 Maccabees, the epitome of a larger work in five books by one Jason of Cyrene, deals with the same history as its predecessor, except that it begins at a point one year earlier ( B.C.), and stops short at the death of Nicanor ( B.C.), thus covering a period of only fifteen years.


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Moreover, the important influence of 2 Maccabees upon the book supports this location, for in all probability 2 Maccabees was composed in Alexandria also. Generally, proof that he was not a Palestinian Jew is based on the reference to a gymnasium “upon” the citadel of.

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 to perform pagan religious rites, the ensuing Jewish.

The First Book of Maccabees, also called 1 Maccabees, is a book written in Hebrew by a Jewish author after the A panegyrick upon the Maccabees 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 Septuagint.

Since the Vulgate (Jerome's Latin Bible, A.D.) includes only the first 2 books of Maccabees, these are the only books pronounced canonical by the Council of Trent and included in recognized Protestant versions of the Apocrypha (see APOCRYPHA).

That 1 Maccabees was used largely in the early Christian church is proved by the numerous. And whosoever was found with any the book of the testament, or if any committed to the law, the king’s commandment was, that they should put him to death.

56 נו כמשפט הזה עשו לבני ישראל מדי חודש בחודשו בהיקבץ העם אל הערים. The book is a philosophical treatise upon the question, ei autodespotos estin ton pathon ho eusebes logismos But the greater part of it is occupied by a rhetorical panegyric upon the Jewish martyrs, Eleazar, and the seven brothers and their mother, who perished in the Maccabean troubles.

This portion appears to be based on 2 Macc. vi -- vii. Maccabees, Books of the. There were originally five books of the Maccabees. The first contains a history of the war of independence, commencing (B.C. ) in a series of patriotic struggles against the tyranny of Antiochus Epiphanes, and terminating B.C.

The two Books of Maccabees contain important and actual moral teachings. They propose suggestive moral examples to follow: pious soldier, priest, martyr, who serve God in their proper way.

upon him, undid and consumed him. 12 Therefore his bodyguards being troubled at this longing of the king, twovaliantyoungsoldiers,respectingthedesireofthe king, fullyarmedthemselves, andtakingapitcher, got over the ramparts of the enemies. 13 Unperceived by the guardians of the gate, they went throughout the whole camp of the enemy in quest.

And there was very great wrath upon Israel. First book of the Maccabees - 4 - CHAPTER 2 In those days arose Mattathias the son of John, the son of Simeon, a priest of the sons of Joarib, from Jerusalem, and dwelt in Modin. And he had five sons, Joannan, called Caddis:. If, as Torrey (EB, III, ) holds, we have in 1 Maccabees "the account of one who had witnessed the whole Maccabean struggle from its beginning," the book having been completed soon after the middle of the 2nd century BC, it may then be assumed that the writer depended upon.

1 Maccabees. The First book of Maccabees. The Old Testament. Douay-Rheims Version. Part of the Bible according to the Catholic and Orthodox canons. LibriVox. 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.

Pris: kr. Häftad, Skickas inom vardagar. Köp A Panegyrick Upon the Maccabees, by St. Gregory Nazianzen av Dr Gregory på 3Maccabees 5 3Maccabees great dangers, 13 see now, holy King, how through our many and great sins we are crushed and made subject toourenemies, andhavebecomeweakandpowerless.

14Inourlowcondition,thisboldandprofanemanseeks todishonorthisyourholyplace,consecratedoutofthe. The Five Books of Maccabees is a deep dive into the history of the Jewish people that also gives you the full story behind Hanukkah, which is what I wanted to learn about, but I'm learning so much more.

Read more. Helpful. Comment Report abuse. See all reviews from the United s: The Second Book of the Maccabees Chapter 1. 1 To the brethren the Jews that are I throughout Egypt, the brethren, the Jews wrote to you, in the trouble, and violence, that came upon us in those years, after Jason withdrew himself from the holy land, and from the kingdom.

8 They burnt the gate, and shed innocent blood: then we prayed to the. The five books of Maccabees in English by Cotton, Henry, Publication date Publisher Oxford: University Press Collection Princeton; americana Digitizing sponsor Internet Archive Contributor Princeton Theological Seminary Library Language English.

Includes index. Daniel and the book of Maccabees Dan The male goat (Alexander the Great) then became extremely strong; but when it was strong, the big horn was broken; and in its place arose what appeared to be four horns in the directions of the four winds of heaven. 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 sons. Of discontent and of gaming, by the same hand.

A panegyrick upon the Maccabees, by St Fleuron T English: Fleuron from book: A panegyrick upon the Maccabees, by St. Gregory Nazianzen: of unseasonable diversions, by Salvian: a description of the manners of the pagan world; a consolatory discourse to the Christians of Carthage, visited.One concerning theological teaching from 2 Maccabees is the concept of praying on behalf of the dead (2 Maccabees ).

Second, 2 Maccabees speaks of Jeremiah praying for the people on Earth, introducing what Catholics teach as the prayers of the saints, a doctrine not found in the Old and New Testaments.

First Book of Ethiopian Maccabees () They gazed upon [the idols] in solemn reverence, and [Satan] filled their mind with their own desires. And the people complied, offering as sacrifice their young girls and young boys, children of their own .