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Judah Maccabee was a Jewish priest (kohen) and a son of the priest Mattathias. He led the Maccabean Revolt against the Seleucid Empire (167–160 BCE).

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The Maccabees, also spelled Machabees refer to the group of Jewish rebel warriors that took .... Those who sought the continuation of the war were led by Judah Maccabee. On his death in battle in 160 BCE, Judah was succeeded as army ...

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After this, Judah captured Mt. Zion, purged the temple of Hellenistic cult paraphernalia, reconstructed the sanctuary according to Torah prescriptions and  ...

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Judas Maccabeus, also called Judah Maccabee, Maccabeus also spelled Maccabaeus (died 161/160 bce), Jewish guerrilla leader who defended his country ...

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Nov 29, 2013 ... The man who accomplished this tremendous feat would forever be remembered by one badass nickname – Judah Maccabee, the Hammer of ...

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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 ...

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The revolt launched by the priest Mattathias and later led by his third son, Judah Maccabee, was both a civil war and a war against an outside enemy.

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Dec 1, 2016 ... Judah the Maccabee is the central figure of the Hanukkah story. A rebel fighter who overthrew the Syrian Greek army and restored the Temple ...

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Dec 10, 2014 ... Judas Maccabeus (Wikimedia) The warrior Judas Maccabeus, or Judah of Maccabee, drawn by Julius Schnorr von Carolsfeld (1794-1872).