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

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The story of Judah Maccabee begins in a little town called Modin. The town is about twenty miles from Jerusalem. Judah was one of five boys. He, and his ...

www.inverse.com/article/8929-mel-gibson-s-judah-maccabee-is-the-hanukkah-present-the-jews-deserve

Dec 7, 2015 ... That guy should give the Jews a Hanukkah present in the form of a long-awaited Judah Maccabee movie.) Before you say “oy vey” to that or ...

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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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www.myjewishlearning.com/article/maccabean-revolt

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.