Daily Archives: August 24, 2008

Alliances in I Maccabees: Good or Bad?

In I Maccabees 12:8-10, we read the following: “Onias welcomed the envoy with honor, and received the letter, which contained a clear declaration of alliance and friendship. Therefore, though we have no need of these things, since we have as … Continue reading

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The Law: Battle-Guide for the Maccabees

I started my daily quiet time in I Maccabees today. I began by reading through the entire book. For other books of the Bible, I already have a rough idea of what they say, and I read them to see … Continue reading

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