Gerizim sentence example

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  • For this he was driven out, and, taking refuge with the Samaritans, founded a rival temple and priesthood upon Mt Gerizim, to which repaired other priests and Levites who had been guilty of mixed marriages.
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  • The Temple of Jerusalem was made over to Zeus Olympius: the temple of Gerizim to Zeus Xenius.
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  • - Jerusalem and Gerizim were purged and converted to the state religion with some ease.
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  • He destroyed the temple of Gerizim and compelled the Idumaeans to submit to circumcision and embrace the laws of the Jews on pain of deportation.
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  • In 35 he dispersed a number of Samaritans, who had assembled near Mt Gerizim at the bidding of an impostor, in order to see the temple vessels buried there by Moses.
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  • Jotham, the only one who is said to have escaped, boldly appeared on Mount Gerizim and denounced the ingratitude of the townsmen towards the legitimate sons of the man who had saved them from Midian.
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  • It lies in the valley between Ebal and Gerizim, on the main caravan route from Jerusalem northward.
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  • 30 seems to imply a Gilgal near Gerizim, and there is still a place called Juleijil on the plain of Makhna, 21 m.
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  • Gerizim was set up by Manasseh in the reign of Darius Codomannus, i.e.
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  • Such sites in the Old Testament were Hebron with its tree, Sinai with its burning bush, Bethel, Shechem, Beersheba, Mount Gerizim.
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  • The saying of the Johannine Gospel - that God is to be adored neither in Jerusalem nor on Gerizim, but that His true worshipper must worship Him in spirit and in truth - is in complete harmony with the old Christian piety.
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  • They include the rugged bare mass of Gerizim (2849 ft.), the smoother cactus-clad cone of Ebal (3077), and farther south Tell `Asur (3318) at which point begins the Judaean range.
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  • He conquered the Samaritans and destroyed the temple on Mount Gerizim.
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  • It is evident that the Samaritans were not to be outdone by the Jews, that Mount Gerizim was once more being set up against Jerusalem, and that a bold bid was being made by the hated Samaritans for a world-wide religion, which should embrace Pagans as well as Christians.
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  • He denied Jerusalem, and introduced Mount Gerizim in its stead.
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