1 Maccabees Chapter 00.0 (from Five Books of Maccabees) OUTLINE (In Brief version)

The First book, commonly known as the third, contains the history of not more than eight or nine years. It opens with the battle of Raphia, which was fought between Antiochus the Great, king of Syria, and Ptolemy Philopator, king of Egypt ; in the … Continue reading 1 Maccabees Chapter 00.0 (from Five Books of Maccabees) OUTLINE (In Brief version)