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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).

Judah Maccabee | Jewish Virtual Library


Second leader of the Judean revolt against the Greco-Syrian empire [166 BCE]. Westerners have traditionally referred to the third son of Mattathias of Modein by  ...

Badass - Judah Maccabee


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

Judah Maccabee


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 ...

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Dec 6, 2011 ... A comic book re-telling of the story of Judah Maccabee and his battle for religous freedom.

Mel Gibson's 'Judah Maccabee' Is the Hanukkah Present the Jews ...


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 ...

Maccabean Revolt - My Jewish Learning


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.

The Book of First Maccabees - My Jewish Learning


The four Books of Maccabees are not part of the Hebrew Bible. ... from Mattathias through his son Judah, to Jonathan and Simon who became high priests and ...

Judas Maccabeus Biography (Revolutionary) - Infoplease


Judas is also sometimes called Judah Maccabee… The Maccabees, also known as Hasmoneans, included Mattathias and several generations of descendants, ...

Maccabees, Jewish family - Infoplease


Maccabees. Maccabees or Machabees (both: măkˈəbēz) [key], Jewish family of the 2d and 1st cent. B.C. that brought about a restoration of Jewish political and ...

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Judas Maccabeus | Jewish leader | Britannica.com


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

The Revolt of the Maccabees: The True Story Behind Hanukkah ...


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

JUDAS MACCABEUS - JewishEncyclopedia.com


This authority deserves credence in preference to I Maccabees or Josephus (who slavishly follows I Macc.). By a stratagem, Judas gained an advantage over ...