Johanan sentence example

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  • 8-10); and where Johanan went against Ishmael to avenge the murder of Gedaliah (Jer.
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  • Tobiah and his son Johanan were related by marriage to Judaean secular and priestly families, and active intrigues resulted, in which nobles and prophets took their part.
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  • But Tobiah and Johanan themselves were worshippers of Yahweh (as their names also show), and consequently, with prophets taking different sides and with the Samaritan claims summarily repudiated (Neh.
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  • Under Johanan ben Zaccai the Pharisees established themselves at Jamnia.
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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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  • became Johanan ben Zakkai's successor, and rendered immense service in the strengthening and reintegration of Judaism, which had been deprived of its former basis by the destruction of the Temple and by the entire loss of its political autonomy.
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  • Johanan (second half of the 3rd century), Kiddushin, 71a.
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  • JOHANAN BEN ZACCAI, Palestinian rabbi, contemporary of the Apostles.
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  • During tl}e last decades of the Temple Johanan was a member of the Sanhedrin and a skilled controversialist against the Sadducees.
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  • In the war with Rome he belonged to the peace party, and finding that the Zealots were resolved on carrying their revolt to its inevitable sequel, Johanan had himself conveyed out of Jerusalem in a coffin.
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  • In the Roman camp the rabbi was courteously received, and Vespasian (whose future elevation to the imperial dignity Johanan, like Josephus, is said to have foretold) agreed to grant him any boon he desired.
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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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  • Johanan solaced his disciples on the fall of the Temple by the double thought that charity could replace sacrifice, and that a life devoted to the religious law could form a fitting continuation of the old theocratic state.
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  • "Johanan felt the fall of his people more deeply than anyone else, but - and in this lies his historical importance - he did more than any one else to prepare the way for Israel to rise again" (Bacher).
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  • Johanan in the 3rd century.
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  • 36), and whilst as a whole the memoirs of Ezra point to ideas later than those of Nehemiah, the present close literary connexion between them is seen in the isolated reference to Johanan the son of Eliashib in Ezra x.
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  • Johanan Ben Zaccai >>
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  • 3, 9), and Rabban Johanan b.
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  • The Gemara is much indebted to this pair and to Johanan b.
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  • Johanan as the editor of the Pal.
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  • According to Rabbi Johanan it derived its name from the allusion in v.
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  • 1, above) mention as contemporaries the Jerusalem priest Johanan (cf.
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