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The works of the learned and valiant Josephus

The works of the learned and valiant Josephus

epitomiz"d from the Greek original: and the history preserv"d in what is material and substantial, only by contracting things of lesser moment, digesting the matter closer, and avoiding useless reptitions. To which is added, Josephus"s two books against Appion; his Rule of reason, or the Martyrdom of the Macchabees. And the embassy of Philo Judæus to the Emperor Caius Caligula

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Published by printed for A. Roper at the Black-Boy, and R. Basset at the George, both in Fleet-street in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jews -- Antiquities -- Early works to 1800,
  • Jews -- History -- Early works to 1800

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesTragical history of the wars and utter ruin of the Jews, Josephus"s history of the Jews
    GenreEarly works to 1800
    SeriesEarly English books, 1641-1700 -- 1969:1
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination[32], 240, 237-528, 208 p., [1] leaf of plates
    Number of Pages528
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17097467M

    with, and would believe, what he learned from the Baptist. These scholars believe John incorporated the Baptist s preaching into what he passed on to us, the revered Apocalypse of John the Evangelist. These scholars believe so because the writing style of much of the Apocalypse is different from the style of the Evangelist s Gospel and Epistles. Almost every day, several times a day, for more than forty years, Edgar Cayce () would induce himself into an out-of-body experience and reveal profound information on various subjects such as human origins, dreams, meditation, prayer, religion, afterlife realms, consciousness, the soul and spirit, and the Book of Revelation, to name a few.

    Josephus, soldier, statesman, historian, was a Jew born at Jerusalem about 37 CE. A man of high descent, he early became learned in Jewish law and Greek literature and was a Pharisee. After pleading in Rome the cause of some Jewish priests he returned to Jerusalem and in 66 tried to prevent revolt against Rome, managing for the Jews the affairs. Josephus continues the Biblical narrative in less detail in the fifth book, which covers the period of Joshua and the Judges and the first part of Samuel. The Book of Joshua is compressed into the limits of one chapter, but the exploits of each of the judges of Israel, with one or two omissions, are recounted in order, and the episode of Ruth is.

    From this book Noah gained much wisdom and learned how to construct the ark. Some versions of the tale say that Noah hid the book before entering the ark and then received another book after the ark had landed on mount Ararat, while others say that Noah carried the book into the ark and that the sapphires with which it was covered provided. Edition used: Richard Hooker, The Works of that Learned and Judicious Divine Mr. Richard Hooker with an Account of His Life and Death by Isaac Walton. Arranged by the Rev. John Keble MA. 7th edition revised by the Very Rev. R.W. Church and the Rev. F. Paget (Oxford: Clarendon Press, ). 3 .


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Get this from a library. The works of the learned and valiant Josephus: epitomiz'd from the Greek original: and the history preserv'd in what is material and substantial, only by contracting things of lesser moment, digesting the matter closer, and avoiding useless reptitions.

To which is added, Josephus's two books against Appion ; his Rule of reason, or the Martyrdom of the Macchabees. If I were to make an emendation by mere conjecture, I would read instead of, though the likeness be not so great as in lo; because that is the word used by Josephus just before, as has been already noted on this very occasion, while, an arrow or dart, is only a poetical word, and never used by Josephus elsewhere, and is indeed no way suitable.

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Chapter 15 Chapter 17 1. HOWEVER, Florus contrived another way to oblige the Jews to begin the war, and sent to Cestius, and accused the Jews falsely of revolting [from the Roman government], and imputed the. Since Josephus still uses the Syro-Macedonian month Xanthicus for the Jewish month Nisan, this eighth, or, as Nicephorus reads it, this ninth of Xanthicus or Nisan was almost a week before the passover, on the fourteenth; about which time we learn from St.

John that many used to go "out of the country to Jerusalem to purify themselves," John Buy a cheap copy of Works: The Jewish War, Books I-II (Loeb by Flavius Josephus. Josephus, soldier, statesman, historian, was a Jew born at Jerusalem about 37 CE.

A man of high descent, he early became learned in Jewish law and Greek literature Free shipping over $/5(5). Josephus Titus Flavius Josephus (; ; 37 – ), born Yosef ben Matityahu (, ''Yosef ben Matityahu'';), was a first-century Romano-Jewish historian who was born in Jerusalem—then part of Roman Judea—to a father of priestly descent and a mother who claimed royal ancestry.

He initially fought against the Romans during the First Jewish–Roman War as head of Jewish forces in Galilee, until. Upon the whole, since it appears, even by Josephus's own account, that Amaziah, the good king of Judah, while he was a good king, was forbidden to make use of the hundred thousand auxiliaries he had hired of this Joash, the king of Israel, as if he and they were then idolaters, 2 Chroniclesit is most likely that these different.

THE WORKS OF FLAVIUS JOSEPHUS, THE LEARNED AND AUTHENTIC JEWISH HISTORIAN AND CELEBRATED WARRIOR TO WHICH ARE ADDED SEVEN DISSERTATIONS. 2: The Works of Flavius Josephus, the learned and authentic Jewish historian, and celebrated warrior.

Full text of "The Works of Flavius Josephus, the Learned and Authentic Jewish Historian and Celebrated Warrior See other formats. The genuine works of Flavius Josephus, the learned and authentic Jewish historian, and celebrated warrior to which are added, three dissertations concerning Jesus Christ, John the Baptist, James the Just, God's command to Abraham, &c.: with an index to the whole /.

PREFACE 1. 1 Whereas the war which the Jews made with the Romans hath been the greatest of all those, not only that have been in our times, but, in a manner, of those that ever were heard of; both of those wherein cities have fought against cities, or nations against nations; while some men who were not concerned in the affairs themselves have gotten together vain and contradictory stories by.

Full text of "The Genuine Works of Flavius Josephus, the Learned and Authentic Jewish " See other formats. Creating Christ: How Roman Emperors Invented Christianity is a fantastic book by James Valliant & C.W Fahy.

These authors present a gold mine of historical evidence to support their claims that the Christian religion was invented by Roman Emperors to infiltrate & convert messianic Jews to the subjection of the Roman Empire and against the /5(44). Josephus: The Complete Works - The Wars Of The Jews - Book V: From the Coming of Titus to besiege Jerusalem to the Great Extremity to which the Jews were reduced and thereby show themselves to be truly valiant men.

And now Titus brought one of his engines to the middle tower of the north part of the wall, in which a certain crafty Jew. It must here be diligently noted, that Josephus's copy of the First Book of Maccabees, which he had so carefully followed, and faithfully abridged, as far as the fiftieth verse of the thirteenth chapter, seems there to have ended.

What few things there are afterward common to both, might probably be learned by him from some other more imperfect. Add to Book Bag Remove from Book Bag.

Saved in: The genuine works of Flavius Josephus the Jewish Historian: containing twenty books of the Jewish antiquities, seven books of the Jewish war, two books in answer to Apion, the martyrdom of the Maccabees, and the life of Josephus / The works of Flavius Josephus: the learned and authentic.

book vi containing the interval of about one month. from the great extremity to which the jews were reduced to the taking of jerusalem by titus chapter 1 that the miseries still grew worse; and how the romans made an assault upon the tower of antonia. This way of speaking in Josephus, of fasting "seven days without meat or drink," is almost like that of St.

Paul, Acts"This day is the fourteenth day that ye have tarried, and continued fasting, having taken nothing:" and as the nature of the thing, and the impossibility of strictly fasting so long, require us here to understand both.

The Latin Josephus. Search this site. The Latin Josephus Project therefore the Romans were sorely afflicted by both these circumstances, they set fire to the cloisters, which were works to be admired, both on account of their magnitude and costliness.

and sent for eighteen of the Jews, whom he had learned to have been concerned in that. The Contents of the Chapters of the Twelfth Book. Ptolomey the Son of Lagus is made Governour of Jerusalem, and the rest of Judaea, by a stratagem, and leadeth divers Jews with him Prisoners into Egypt.

[ I] 2. Ptolomey Philadelphus translateth the Laws of the Jews into the Greek tongue, and dismissing divers Captives of that Nation, he dedicateth many presents to the Temple of God.

Josephus: Henry Leeming: Josephus' Jewish War and Its Slavonic Version: A Synoptic Comparison () "This volume presents in English translation the Slavonic version of Josephus Flavius' "Jewish War, long inaccessible to Anglophone readers, according to N.A.

Materskej's scholarly edition, together with his erudite and wide-ranging study of literary, historical and philological aspects of the.Antiquities of the Jews Book 9 from The Complete Works of Josephus. The Complete Works of Flavius Josephus which said, that they should set up the most valiant of Ahab's sons for king, for that they had abundance of chariots, and horses, and armor, and a great army, and fenced cities, and that by so doing they might avenge the murder of.Josephus’s Life 3 is a partially fabricated interpolation to have Josephus visit Rome from Jerusalem.

One’s suspicions are aroused by the opening and closing words of Life 3: “it happened that I took a voyage to Rome”, and “when, besides this favour, I had obtained many presents from Poppea, I .