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philippi

philippi Sentence Examples

  • He lost his father prematurely; and after the battle of Philippi and the return of Octavian to Rome, Propertius, like Virgil and Horace, was deprived of his, estate to provide land for the veterans, but, unlike them, he had no patrons at court, and he was reduced from opulence to comparative indigence.

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  • When civil war again broke out, DeIotarus was persuaded to support Brutus and Cassius, but after the battle of Philippi went over to the triumvirs.

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  • When Antony assumed the dominion of the East after the defeat of Cassius at Philippi, an embassy of the Jews, amongst other embassies, approached him in Bithynia and accused the sons of Antipater as usurpers of the power which rightly belonged' to Hyrcanus.

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  • His capital was Caesarea Philippi, where Pan had been worshipped from ancient times, and.

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  • Agrippa celebrated the conquest at Caesarea Philippi with festivities which lasted twenty days.

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  • At Caesarea Philippi dwelt the woman whom the Lord healed of an issue of blood (Matt.

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  • Ralph of Coggeshall, who used information gained from crusaders, and William of Newburgh, who had access to a work by Richard I.'s chaplain Anselm, which is now lost.4 The French side is presented in Rigord's Gesta Philippi Augusti and in the Gesta (an abridgment and continuation of Rigord) and the Philippeis of William the Breton.

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  • Similarly the triumvirs after Philippi condoned her enthusiasm for the cause of Brutus.

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  • For the purposes of this article it will be taken in its most restricted sense, as signifying the Roman province which was so called after the district that intervened between the river Ister (Danube) and the Haemus Mountains (Balkan) had been formed into the separate provinces of Moesia, and the region between the rivers Strymon and Nestus, which included Philippi, had been added to Macedonia.

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  • 62 addressing the " saints " at Philippi " with the bishops and deacons."

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  • Communications had already passed between the Christians of Philippi and Paul, not only when he was at Thessalonica (iv.

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  • I), after which the appeal for unity at Philippi is reiterated (iv.

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  • 26) was excited by the arrival of the money from Philippi (Phil.

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  • 6 More significance attaches to the view that the epistle is made up of two separate notes, written to Philippi at different times.

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  • Polycarp may have known of more than one Pauline note to Philippi, no longer extant, or he may be referring loosely to 2 Thessalonians, which was addressed to a neighbouring Macedonian church.

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  • 1 is to suppose that Paul started afresh to complete or supplement what he had already written, possibly because some fresh tidings from Philippi had reached him in the interval.

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  • iii., Rolls Series, 1886); the Chronicon Anglicanum of Ralph of Coggeshall (Rolls Series, 1875); the Flores Historiarum of Roger of Wendover (Rolls Series, 3 vols., 1886-89); the Gesta Philippi Augusti of Rigord (Societe de l'histoire de France, Paris, 1882) and of Guillaume le Breton (op. cit.).

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  • Their possession was all-important for Philip, and he set there the new city, called after him, Philippi.

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  • After the battle of Philippi (42) he went over to Antony, but subsequently transferred his support to Octavian.

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  • The sources from which we derive our knowledge of the life and activity of Polycarp are: (1) a few notices in the writings of Irenaeus, (2) the Epistle of Polycarp to the Church at Philippi, (3) the Epistle of Ignatius to Polycarp, (4) the Epistle of the Church at Smyrna to the Church at Philomelium, giving an account of the martyrdom of Polycarp. Since these authorities have all been more or less called in question and some of them entirely rejected by recent criticism, it is necessary to say a few words about each.

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  • The occasion of the letter was a case of embezzlement, the guilty individual being a presbyter at Philippi.

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  • The Church at Philippi wrote to Polycarp asking him to forward their letters to Antioch.

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  • Philippi, Der Areopag and die Epheten (Berlin, 1874); Busolt, Griechische Geschichte (2nd ed.), ii.

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  • Philippi, Areopag and Epheten (Berlin, 1874).

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  • But the Synoptists, especially Mark, give the slow steps in even the apostles' realization of Jesus' Messianic character; only at Caesarea Philippi Simon alone, for the first time, clearly discerns it, Jesus declaring that His Father has revealed it to Him, and yet Simon is still scandalized at the thought of a suffering Messiah (Mark viii.

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  • Philippi); (f) His self-revelation; viii.

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  • Caesarea Philippi >>

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  • In 43 B.C. he was in command of the fleet on the coast of Asia, but after the battle of Philippi joined Sextus Pompeius in Sicily.

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  • McClellan advanced from the Ohio in June and captured Philippi.

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  • No delay was then made on the Asiatic side: it may still have been in spring when St Paul crossed to Europe and began the course of preaching at Philippi, Thessalonica, Beroea and Athens which finally brought him to Corinth.

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  • 2), spent the three winter months at Corinth, returning to Philippi in time for the Passover (xx.

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  • William's other writings are: Gesta Ludovici IX.; Gesta Philippi III., sive Audacis; Chronicon abbreviatum regum Francorum; and a French translation of the same work written for the laity.

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  • The two eldest were murdered in Egypt by some of the soldiery of Gabinius; the youngest, Lucius Calpurnius Bibulus, fought on the side of the republic at the battle of Philippi, but surrendered to Antony soon afterwards, and was by him appointed to the command of his fleet.

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  • PHILIPPI (Turk.

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  • The inhabitants received the Jus Italicum, and Philippi was one of the specially designated "first cities" (Acts xvi.

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  • After the battle of Philippi she was put to death at Miletus (or in the temple of Artemis at Ephesus) by order of Mark Antony, at the request of her sister Cleopatra (Dio Cassius xlii.

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  • it was given after the recognition of Jesus as Messiah at Caesarea Philippi.

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  • v_ 13 Mark is referred to as his son, but this is usually interpreted of spiritual kinship. According to legend (Acta Nerei et Achillei, and Acta Philippi) he had a daughter Petronilla, but there is no reason for thinking that this is historical.

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  • 16 sqq.); the Messianic recognition at Caesarea Philippi (Mark vii.

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  • The Confession of Peter at Caesarea Philippi.

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  • Jesus retires northwards to Caesarea Philippi, and appears henceforth to devote Himself entirely to the instruction of his disciples, who needed to be prepared for the fatal issue which could not long be delayed.

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  • For these sufficient reasons Antiochus hurried back and defeated Scopas at Paneas, which was known later as Caesarea Philippi (Polyb.

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  • CAESAREA PHILIPPI, the name of a town 95 m.

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  • When Herod the Great received the territory from Augustus, 20 B.C., he erected here a temple in honour of his patron; but the re-foundation of the town is due to his son, Philip the Tetrarch, who here erected a city which he named Caesarea in honour of Tiberius, adding Philippi to immortalize his own name and to distinguish his city from the similarly-named city founded by his father on the sea-coast.

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  • After the battle of Philippi (42), he took refuge with Sextus Pompeius in Sicily, where the remnants of the republican forces were collected.

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  • Octavianus and Antonius crossed the Adriatic in 42 B.C. to reduce the last defenders of the republic. Brutus and Cassius were defeated, and fell at the battle of Philippi.

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  • In the following year (42) Antony and Octavian proceeded against the conspirators Cassius and Brutus, and by the two battles of Philippi annihilated the senatorial and republican parties.

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  • Mogen, Historia captivitatis Philippi Magnanimi (Frankfort, 1766); W.

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  • Philippi, Die terti¢ren and quartdren Versteinerungen Chiles (Leipzig, 1887), (includes also descriptions of some Cretaceous fossils), and Los Fo'siles secondarios de Chile (Santiago, 1899); Karl Burckhardt, " Profils geologiques transversaux de la Cordillere argentino-chilienne.

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  • Philippi and Hans Steffen, who deserves special mention for his excellent geographical work in the southern Andes.

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  • 1-5), instead of giving his usual word of commendation, he plunges into a personal and historical vindication s of his apostolic independence, which, developed negatively and positively, forms the first of the three main 1 It is not quite clear whether traces of the Judaistic agitation were already found by Paul on this visit (so especially Holsten, Lipsius, Sieffert, Pfleiderer, Weiss and Weizsacker) or whether they are to be dated subsequent to his departure (so Philippi, Renan and Hofmann, among others).

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  • von Hofmann (2nd ed., 1872), Philippi (1884), R.

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  • In 1583 the chapter elected Sasbold Vosmeer, Catholic priest at the Hague, vicar-general; the election was confirmed in 1590 by the papal nuncio at Brussels, and in 1602 Vosmeer was consecrated at Rome archbishop of Philippi in partibus.

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  • Gifford (Speaker's Commentary, 1881) and Philippi (4th ed.

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  • A little later a colony was conducted hither by the triumvirs or by Octavian; whether after Philippi or after Actium is uncertain.

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  • Galatia, Troas, Philippi (where he was imprisoned), Thessalonica and Beroea, where Silas was left with Timothy, though he afterwards rejoined Paul at Corinth.

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  • Pursuant to orders, on the 26th of May, McClellan sent a small force across the Ohio river to Philippi, dispersed the Confederates there early in June, and immensely aided the Union cause in that region by rapid and brilliant military successes, gained in the short space of eight days.

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  • Kavala has been identified with Neapolis, at which St Paul landed on his way from Samothrace to Philippi (Acts xvi.

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  • Neapolis was the port of Philippi, as Kavala now is of Seres; in the bay on which it stands the fleet of Brutus and Cassius was stationed during the battle of Philippi.

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  • According to one theory it is the "high mountain" near Caesarea Philippi, which was the scene of the Transfiguration (Mark ix.

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  • Philippi; more liberal type in C. F.

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  • Antony, who became master of the East after Philippi, was ready to support the sons of his friend Antipater; but he was absent in Egypt when the Parthians invaded Palestine to restore Antigonus to the throne of his father Aristobulus (40 B.C.).

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  • He was also a builder of cities, one of which was Caesarea Philippi, and another was Bethsaida, which he called Julias.

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  • And Disraeli had another promise to redeem: that which he uttered when he told O'Connell that they would meet again at Philippi.

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  • Meanwhile he had destroyed Potidaea Philip. and founded Philippi.

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  • I, 25-30) seem to imply that he had taken some part in the campaigns of Mutina, Philippi and Perusia.

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  • 18) and then forwarded by Epaphroditus, who fell sick after he reached the capital; news of this again floated back to Philippi, and subse quently Paul heard of the Philippians' concern (ii.

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  • The sites of Pella and Dion were examined by the Greeks, and the French began to excavate the necropolis and theatre of Philippi in 1914.

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  • the defeat of Brutus and Cassius at Philippi, in cxxxiii.

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