Crash course in jewish history part 29 - the revolt of the maccabees the jewish revolt against the greeks sets a precedent in human history - it becomes the world& no 39s first religious war. Day of atonement: a novel of the maccabean revolt [david desilva] on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers in the blank pages between malachi and matthew, the course of an entire nation was changed his brother. The revolt of the maccabees and the rule of the hasmons biblical period 10 lesson # 23 previous salvation history study list next heavenly father. The maccabean revolt was an insurrection by jewish patriots (the maccabees) against the seleucid empire and parties who wished to adopt greek culture. This is the tenth lesson of a series entitled, an introduction to the bible this video looks at the period of the maccabean revolt the course is based on. 10/28 | modi'in was the hometown of the maccabees, the heroes of the maccabean revolt against the seleucid king who ruled over judea have excavations conducted within the modern israeli city of read more.
The uprising of the maccabees against the seleucid empire during the hellenistic period is an integral part of the hanukkah story. In the narrative of i maccabees, after antiochus issued his decrees forbidding jewish religious practice, a rural jewish priest from modiin, mattathias the hasmonean, sparked the revolt against the seleucid empire by refusing to worship the greek gods. A small remnant of god's people return to the promised land after seventy years of punishment in exile in the return, they will work hard to rebuild what they lost through sin and idolatry after a number of generations, a new foreign power comes on the scene and the jews are faced with a new. Session 7 - the return/the maccabean revolt answers to discussion questions 1 what color is used to characterize the return, and why the return is characterized by the color yellow, representing brighter days as judah returns to the. Mark tygart writes a very good synopsis, so you should read that for the general outlines in terms of times and names having said that it was an example of a contest between ideas the hellenistic ideal of antiochus and the greeks who governed th.
Timeline in the narrative of i maccabees, after antiochus iv issued his decrees forbidding jewish religious practice, a rural jewish priest from modiin, mattathias the hasmonean, sparked the revolt against the seleucid empire by refusing to worship the greek gods. You are currently browsing the tag archive for the 'maccabean revolt' tag. This is a puppet show project for my old testament class feel free to laugh, i sure did while making it. Looking for maccabean revolt find out information about maccabean revolt two books included in the septuagint septuagint , oldest extant greek translation of the hebrew bible made by hellenistic jews, possibly from alexandria explanation of maccabean revolt. Start studying jewish history: the maccabean revolt & the hasmonean dynasty learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools.
3 from the maccabean revolt to roman rule 31 the maccabean revolt and the hasmonean dynasty [167-37 bce] 167 antiochus iv issues a decree abolishing jewish religion. Start studying the hellenistic period & maccabean revolt learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. The maccabean revolt by mark perkins, pastor, front range bible church, denver, co usa syria had one incredibly evil ruler by the name of antiochus epiphanes. Maccabean revolt (167-160 bc) - after their release from exile by cyrus the great, most of the jews held captive in babylon returned to judea but t.
The maccabean revolt ( hebrew : greek : ) was a jewish rebellion, lasting from 167 to 160 bc, led by the maccabees against the seleucid empire and the hellenistic influence on jewish life timeline tomb of the. Pediaorg/wiki/maccabean_revolt fromwikipedia,thefreeencyclopedia maccabeanrevoltmaccabees.
- The maccabean revolt the history of hanukkah hanukkah, the festival of lights jewish holidays.
- Hanukkah, the jewish festival of lights, celebrates the maccabean revolt (167-160 bce), and the narrative that jewish rebel judas maccabeus vanquished the evil greek emperor antiochus and rededicated the temple, at which the miracle of the oil occurred all true, with the possible exception of the.
- The main events in the history of jerusalem - a timeline 3500 bce jerusalem first settled on the ophel above the gihon spring the priest mattathias begins maccabean revolt 167-141 maccabean war of liberation 164 judah maccabee recaptures jerusalem and restores the temple.
- An impressive stone structure offers tantalizing clues to the location of the tomb of the maccabees, heroes of hanukkah's maccabean revolt.