2 MACCABEES

Chapter 14 Why is 2 Maccabees shown with the King James Bible? 1After three years was Judas informed, that Demetrius the son of Seleucus, having entered by the haven of Tripolis with a great power and navy, 2Had taken the country, and killed Antiochus, and Lysias his protector. 3Now one Alcimus, who had been high … Continue reading 2 MACCABEES

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Chapter 13 Why is 2 Maccabees shown with the King James Bible? 1In the hundred forty and ninth year it was told Judas, that Antiochus Eupator was coming with a great power into Judea, 2And with him Lysias his protector, and ruler of his affairs, having either of them a Grecian power of footmen, an … Continue reading 2 MACCABEES

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Chapter 12 Why is 2 Maccabees shown with the King James Bible? 1When these covenants were made, Lysias went unto the king, and the Jews were about their husbandry. 2But of the governours of several places, Timotheus, and Apollonius the son of Genneus, also Hieronymus, and Demophon, and beside them Nicanor the governor of Cyprus, … Continue reading 2 MACCABEES

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Chapter 11 Why is 2 Maccabees shown with the King James Bible? 1Not long after the, Lysias the king's protector and cousin, who also managed the affairs, took sore displeasure for the things that were done. 2And when he had gathered about fourscore thousand with all the horsemen, he came against the Jews, thinking to … Continue reading 2 MACCABEES

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Chapter 10 Why is 2 Maccabees shown with the King James Bible? 1Now Maccabeus and his company, the Lord guiding them, recovered the temple and the city: 2But the altars which the heathen had built in the open street, and also the chapels, they pulled down. 3And having cleansed the temple they made another altar, … Continue reading 2 MACCABEES

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Chapter 9 Why is 2 Maccabees shown with the King James Bible? 1About that time came Antiochus with dishonour out of the country of Persia 2For he had entered the city called Persepolis, and went about to rob the temple, and to hold the city; whereupon the multitude running to defend themselves with their weapons … Continue reading 2 MACCABEES

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Chapter 8 Why is 2 Maccabees shown with the King James Bible? 1Then Judas Maccabeus, and they that were with him, went privily into the towns, and called their kinsfolks together, and took unto them all such as continued in the Jews' religion, and assembled about six thousand men. 2And they called upon the Lord, … Continue reading 2 MACCABEES

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Chapter 7 Why is 2 Maccabees shown with the King James Bible? 1It came to pass also, that seven brethren with their mother were taken, and compelled by the king against the law to taste swine's flesh, and were tormented with scourges and whips. 2But one of them that spake first said thus, What wouldest … Continue reading 2 MACCABEES

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Chapter 6 Why is 2 Maccabees shown with the King James Bible? 1Not long after this the king sent an old man of Athens to compel the Jews to depart from the laws of their fathers, and not to live after the laws of God: 2And to pollute also the temple in Jerusalem, and to … Continue reading 2 MACCABEES

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Chapter 5 Why is 2 Maccabees shown with the King James Bible? 1About the same time Antiochus prepared his second voyage into Egypt: 2And then it happened, that through all the city, for the space almost of forty days, there were seen horsemen running in the air, in cloth of gold, and armed with lances, … Continue reading 2 MACCABEES