78-69 sentence example
- In any case the Pharisees were predominant under Alexandra, who became queen (78-69) under her husband's will.
- Under Alexandra, his widow (78-69 B.C.), the Pharisees ruled the Jews and no expansion of the kingdom was attempted.
- The accession of his widow Salome Alexandra (78-69) witnessed a complete reversal of the policy pursued by Jannaeus, for she chose to rule in accordance with the ideals of the Pharisees.