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diaspora Sentence Examples

  • If we resort solely to Judaism for explanation, it must be a Judaism of the Diaspora type.

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  • The .Maccabaeans used compulsion in some cases, but Judaism in the Diaspora was a missionary religion in the less militant sense.

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  • Their history may be divided into three great periods: (1) That covered by the Old Testament to the foundation of Judaism in the Persian age, (2) that of the Greek and Roman domination to the destruction of Jerusalem, and (3) that of the Diaspora or Dispersion to the present day.

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  • (3) Diaspora in Germany, Switzerland, France, Denmark, Norway, Russia, Poland.

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  • But Samuel's fame rests on the service which he rendered in adapting the life of the Jews of the diaspora to the law of the land.

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  • The one solid fact in this connexion is the translation of the Jewish Law into Greek in the 3rd century B.C., implying a Jewish Diaspora at Alexandria, so far Hellenized as to have forgotten the speech of Palestine.

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  • HILLEL II., one of the patriarchs belonging to the family of Hillel I., lived in Tiberias about the middle of the 4th century, and introduced the arrangement of the calendar through which the Jews of the Diaspora became independent of Palestine in the uniform fixation of the new moons and feasts.

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  • A 1935 film called Rumba showed a form of the dance and started the diaspora of this type of movement beyond Cuba.

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  • Ramsay, Cities and Bishoprics of Phrygia, and Church in the Roman Empire), but also to the Judaism of the Diaspora.

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  • (379-395) the internal affairs of the Jews were formally committed to the patriarchs, and Honorius (404) authorized the collection of the patriarch's tax (aurum coronarium), by which a revenue was raised from the Jews of the diaspora.

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  • The Turkish diaspora in Europe is broadly comparable to the South Asian diaspora in Europe in several respects.

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  • braw lad, and some of them became the most famous men of the Diaspora.

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  • The Irish have suffered one of the great diaspora ever inflicted on a nation.

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  • In Croatia, around 30 parliamentary seats are held by Diaspora members, yet, we, hold none in Macedonia.

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  • It is true that they evangelized all over Germany; but this part of their work was known as the Diaspora (I Pet.

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  • In the Diaspora admission of converts may have been made easy, circumcision being sometimes omitted, but the conditions became gradually more severe, until they reached their present form.

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  • Lydia was a great slavemarket, and Asia Minor was a chief seat of the Diaspora at an early date (comp. Gutschmidt, Neue Beitrage, p. 77), so that "Sepharad" in itself does not supply ground for Hitzig's argument that Obadiah was written in the Greek period, when we read of many Jews being transplanted to Asia Minor (Jos.

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  • To counter such conflation, artistic director of the Hub UK, Andrew Missingham proposed expanding the notion of diaspora to include 'white' communities.

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  • Highland Games Canadian and US style serve as clan gatherings for the Scottish Diaspora.

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