Jamnia sentence example

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  • Under Johanan ben Zaccai the Pharisees established themselves at Jamnia.
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  • 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.
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  • 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.
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  • 15) as being in the neighbourhood of Emmaus-Nicopolis (`Amwas) and Jamnia (Yebnah).
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  • Johanan obtained permission to found a college at Jamnia (Jabneh), which became the centre of Jewish culture.
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  • That chief literary expression of Pharisaism, the Mishnah, was the outcome of the work begun at Jamnia.
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  • Zaccai, the founder of the school of Jamnia (Jabneh).
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  • JAMNIA ('Ia,uvLa or 'laµveia), the Greek form of the Hebrew name Jabneel - i.e.
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  • Jamnia belonged to the Philistines, and Uzziah of Judah is said to have taken it (2 Chron.
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  • of Tiberias; and another fortress in Upper Galilee was named Jamnia (Josephus, Vita, 37).
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  • The first seat of the sanhedrin was at Jamnia (Yebna), where the Rabbinic system began to be formulated.
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  • Zakkai, founder of the seat of learning at Jamnia (Jabneh).
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  • With Rabbi Aqiba (q.v.) and the synods of Jamnia (about 90 and 118 A.D.) a definite epoch in Judaism begins.
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  • At Jamnia, under the presidency of Gamaliel II.
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  • 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.
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