1 Maccabees 6:46

“Which done, he crept under the elephant, and thrust him under, and slew him: whereupon the elephant fell down upon him, and there he died.”

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Which done, he crept vnder the Elephant, and thrust him vnder and slew him: whereupon the Elephant fell downe vpon him, and there he died.
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Discussion for 1 Maccabees 6

  • Khipheyakhe Mnqadi
    Macc. 6:1 Honourable King Antiochus there thinking like an old Buccaneer... : to raid temples and cities for gold riches!! An interesting story... more engrossing than many modern stories I've read...
  • Richard greco
    The oil lasting 8 days wasn't officially written in the text watch history channels Maccabees documentery
  • Ephraim
    I did`nt see the part about the oil for the lamps lasted 8 days
  • Barbara Walker
    What is the meaning of "Friends" written in the capital, in 1,and 2 Maccabees, several times?. Someplaces in lower case.

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