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2 Maccabees 10:9 | View whole chapter | See verse in context
And this was the end of Antiochus, called Epiphanes.


2 Maccabees 10:10 | View whole chapter | See verse in context
Now will we declare the acts of Antiochus Eupator, who was the son of this wicked man, gathering briefly the calamities of the wars.


2 Maccabees 10:11 | View whole chapter | See verse in context
So when he was come to the crown, he set one Lysias over the affairs of his realm, and appointed him his chief governor of Celosyria and Phenice.


2 Maccabees 10:12 | View whole chapter | See verse in context
For Ptolemeus, that was called Macron, choosing rather to do justice unto the Jews for the wrong that had been done unto them, endeavoured to continue peace with them.


2 Maccabees 10:13 | View whole chapter | See verse in context
Whereupon being accused of the king's friends before Eupator, and called traitor at every word because he had left Cyprus, that Philometor had committed unto him, and departed to Antiochus Epiphanes, and seeing that he was in no honourable place, he was so discouraged, that he poisoned himself and died.


2 Maccabees 10:14 | View whole chapter | See verse in context
But when Gorgias was governor of the holds, he hired soldiers, and nourished war continually with the Jews:


2 Maccabees 10:15 | View whole chapter | See verse in context
And therewithall the Idumeans, having gotten into their hands the most commodious holds, kept the Jews occupied, and receiving those that were banished from Jerusalem, they went about to nourish war.


2 Maccabees 10:16 | View whole chapter | See verse in context
Then they that were with Maccabeus made supplication, and besought God that he would be their helper; and so they ran with violence upon the strong holds of the Idumeans,


2 Maccabees 10:17 | View whole chapter | See verse in context
And assaulting them strongly, they won the holds, and kept off all that fought upon the wall, and slew all that fell into their hands, and killed no fewer than twenty thousand.


2 Maccabees 10:18 | View whole chapter | See verse in context
And because certain, who were no less than nine thousand, were fled together into two very strong castles, having all manner of things convenient to sustain the siege,


2 Maccabees 10:20 | View whole chapter | See verse in context
Now they that were with Simon, being led with covetousness, were persuaded for money through certain of those that were in the castle, and took seventy thousand drachms, and let some of them escape.


2 Maccabees 10:21 | View whole chapter | See verse in context
But when it was told Maccabeus what was done, he called the governors of the people together, and accused those men, that they had sold their brethren for money, and set their enemies free to fight against them.


2 Maccabees 10:22 | View whole chapter | See verse in context
So he slew those that were found traitors, and immediately took the two castles.


2 Maccabees 10:23 | View whole chapter | See verse in context
And having good success with his weapons in all things he took in hand, he slew in the two holds more than twenty thousand.


2 Maccabees 10:24 | View whole chapter | See verse in context
Now Timotheus, whom the Jews had overcome before, when he had gathered a great multitude of foreign forces, and horses out of Asia not a few, came as though he would take Jewry by force of arms.


2 Maccabees 10:26 | View whole chapter | See verse in context
And fell down at the foot of the altar, and besought him to be merciful to them, and to be an enemy to their enemies, and an adversary to their adversaries, as the law declareth.


2 Maccabees 10:27 | View whole chapter | See verse in context
So after the prayer they took their weapons, and went on further from the city: and when they drew near to their enemies, they kept by themselves.


2 Maccabees 10:28 | View whole chapter | See verse in context
Now the sun being newly risen, they joined both together; the one part having together with their virtue their refuge also unto the Lord for a pledge of their success and victory: the other side making their rage leader of their battle


2 Maccabees 10:29 | View whole chapter | See verse in context
But when the battle waxed strong, there appeared unto the enemies from heaven five comely men upon horses, with bridles of gold, and two of them led the Jews,


2 Maccabees 10:30 | View whole chapter | See verse in context
And took Maccabeus betwixt them, and covered him on every side weapons, and kept him safe, but shot arrows and lightnings against the enemies: so that being confounded with blindness, and full of trouble, they were killed.


2 Maccabees 10:33 | View whole chapter | See verse in context
But they that were with Maccabeus laid siege against the fortress courageously four days.


2 Maccabees 10:34 | View whole chapter | See verse in context
And they that were within, trusting to the strength of the place, blasphemed exceedingly, and uttered wicked words.


2 Maccabees 10:35 | View whole chapter | See verse in context
Nevertheless upon the fifth day early twenty young men of Maccabeus' company, inflamed with anger because of the blasphemies, assaulted the wall manly, and with a fierce courage killed all that they met withal.


2 Maccabees 10:36 | View whole chapter | See verse in context
Others likewise ascending after them, whiles they were busied with them that were within, burnt the towers, and kindling fires burnt the blasphemers alive; and others broke open the gates, and, having received in the rest of the army, took the city,


2 Maccabees 10:38 | View whole chapter | See verse in context
When this was done, they praised the Lord with psalms and thanksgiving, who had done so great things for Israel, and given them the victory.


2 Maccabees 11:1 | View whole chapter | See verse in context
Not long after the, Lysias the king's protector and cousin, who also managed the affairs, took sore displeasure for the things that were done.


2 Maccabees 11:2 | View whole chapter | See verse in context
And when he had gathered about fourscore thousand with all the horsemen, he came against the Jews, thinking to make the city an habitation of the Gentiles,


2 Maccabees 11:3 | View whole chapter | See verse in context
And to make a gain of the temple, as of the other chapels of the heathen, and to set the high priesthood to sale every year:


2 Maccabees 11:4 | View whole chapter | See verse in context
Not at all considering the power of God but puffed up with his ten thousands of footmen, and his thousands of horsemen, and his fourscore elephants.


2 Maccabees 11:6 | View whole chapter | See verse in context
Now when they that were with Maccabeus heard that he besieged the holds, they and all the people with lamentation and tears besought the Lord that he would send a good angel to deliver Israel.


 


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