Jamnia sentence example
- Under Johanan ben Zaccai the Pharisees established themselves at Jamnia.
- of Jamnia (Jabne Yebneh) had been raised to this dignity a century before, and, as members of the house of Hillel and thus descendants of David, the patriarchs enjoyed almost royal authority.
- In Jabneh (Jamnia), where during the siege of Jerusalem the scribes of the school of Hillel had taken refuge by permission of Vespasian, a new centre of Judaism arose under the leadership of the aged Johanan ben Zakkai, a school whose members inherited the authority of the Sanhedrin of Jerusalem.
- 15) as being in the neighbourhood of Emmaus-Nicopolis (`Amwas) and Jamnia (Yebnah).
- Johanan obtained permission to found a college at Jamnia (Jabneh), which became the centre of Jewish culture.Advertisement
- That chief literary expression of Pharisaism, the Mishnah, was the outcome of the work begun at Jamnia.
- Zaccai, the founder of the school of Jamnia (Jabneh).
- JAMNIA ('Ia,uvLa or 'laµveia), the Greek form of the Hebrew name Jabneel - i.e.
- Jamnia belonged to the Philistines, and Uzziah of Judah is said to have taken it (2 Chron.
- of Tiberias; and another fortress in Upper Galilee was named Jamnia (Josephus, Vita, 37).Advertisement
- The first seat of the sanhedrin was at Jamnia (Yebna), where the Rabbinic system began to be formulated.
- Zakkai, founder of the seat of learning at Jamnia (Jabneh).
- With Rabbi Aqiba (q.v.) and the synods of Jamnia (about 90 and 118 A.D.) a definite epoch in Judaism begins.
- At Jamnia, under the presidency of Gamaliel II.
- After the fall of Jerusalem the new system of biblical exegesis founded by Rabbi Hillel reached its climax at Jamnia under the famous Rabbi Aqiba (d.Advertisement