Daily Archives: August 28, 2008

Maccabees and the Gentiles

The Catholic Study Bible treats I Maccabees as a foil for the New Testament, especially in its treatment of the Gentiles. It states: “I Maccabees has importance also for the New Testament. Salvation is paralleled with Jewish national aspirations (1 … Continue reading

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