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Antiochus lives again!

Joseph Appiah

Antiochus lives again!

political essays of Joe Appiah

by Joseph Appiah

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Published by I. Agyeman-Duah] in [Ghana .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ghana
    • Subjects:
    • Ghana -- Politics and government -- 1979-

    • Edition Notes

      Selection of columns from the Pioneer (Kumasi, Ghana).

      Statementedited by Ivor Agyeman-Duah.
      ContributionsAgyeman Duah, Ivor, 1966-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT512.32 .A66 1992
      The Physical Object
      Pagination112, ii p. ;
      Number of Pages112
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1167340M
      LC Control Number94148808
      OCLC/WorldCa30125801

      The major part of the book recounts three attacks on the temple. Each time God successfully defended it through either divine intervention or the exploits of Judas Maccabeus. It involved three separate kings: Seleucus IV, Antiochus IV, and Antiochus V. None of them .   by Damien F. Mackey “What, therefore, do Caligula and Antiochus Epiphanes have in common, as their reigns pertain to the Jews? Both reigned during a time when the Jews were abandoning their God and breaking covenant with him on a national scale. The one ruler officially desecrated the Temple, while the other planned.

        by Damien F. Mackey “Antiochus Epiphanes thought nothing was more certain than that he would annihilate the Jewish nation. Julian the Apostate convinced himself that it was already in his power to uproot the Christian religion”. Herman J. Selderhuis (ed.) This is a . The figure described in these verses goes substantially beyond Antiochus Epiphanes. Rather, he seems to be the Antichrist described in the New Testament who will come in the Last Days. Antiochus Epiphanes is certainly a type of the Antichrist who does God's people great harm, but the true Antichrist (the antitype) is much worse.

      The antichrist in Scripture. The "Antichrist" is a title used in Scripture which means "the one who opposes the Messiah". The word comes from two Greek words "Christos" which means Christ or Messiah (anointed one), and "anti" which means against or opposes. The actual word "Antichrist" is only mentioned in the Bible in the apostle John's epistles. Came back into power again. , God begins cleansing the sanctuary in heaven and all of these things are very clear. Let me share something else with you here. The history of the northern and southern kingdom of Israel mirrors the history of God’s church in the last days.


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Antiochus lives again! by Joseph Appiah Download PDF EPUB FB2

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Appiah, Joseph, Antiochus lives again. [Ghana: I. Agyeman-Duah], © (OCoLC) Document Type. Antiochus (an opponent), the name of a number of kings of Syria who lived during the interval between the Old and New Testaments, and had frequent connection with the Jews during that period.

They are referred to in the Apocrypha especially in the books of the Maccabees. He undertook to bring under his sway again all the territory of the.

Antiochus’ unusual ascension to authority mirrors the little horn’s pe-culiar start, according to Miller: “Antiochus would have an insignificant beginning. Although his nephew, son of his older brother Seleucus IV, was the rightful heir to the throne, Antiochus gained. Dates in 2nd Maccabees often are one less than the corresponding date in 1 Maccabees.

Antiochus Epiphanes died in b.c. according to 1 Maccabeesbut 2 Maccabees and place the same event in b.c. Scholars do not agree concerning how this problem can be unravelled.

book 1 book 2 book 3 book 4 book 5 book 6 book 7 book 8 book 9 book 10 book 11 book 12 book 13 book 14 book 15 book 16 book 17 book 18 book 19 book 20 book 21 book 22 book 23 and met the charge of the advanced guard of the Bactrians.

In this engagement Antiochus is reputed to Antiochus lives again! book shown the greatest gallantry of any of his men. For the importance of Antiochus IV see R.D.

Wilson, Studies in the Book of Daniel (New York, ) p. “Then I said, ‘How I would set you among My sons, And give you a pleasant land, The most beautiful inheritance of the nations!’ And I said, ‘You shall call Me, My Father, And not turn away from following Me’”(Jer.

The Book of Daniel predicted that God would miraculously destroy Antiochus Epiphanes, resurrect the righteous dead, and set up an everlasting, worldwide Israelite Empire Antiochus lives again!

book and a half years after the desecration of the Temple; in other words, the Messianic Empire should have begun in June of BC. Antiochus Epiphanes left a son and daughter; the former, nine years old, was called Antiochus Eupator, and succeeded to the kingdom, Lysias acting as his guardian.

Demetrius, his cousin, son of Seleucus Philopator, being at Rome as a hostage in place of the late Antiochus Epiphanes, endeavoured to persuade the Senate to make him king of Syria.

The First Book of the Maccabees. 2 Maccabees 5 Common English Bible (CEB) Antiochus robs the temple. 5 At about this time, Antiochus made his second invasion of Egypt. 2 For about forty days, there were visions of soldiers on horses running through the air around the city.

They wore gold garments and were armed with spears and 3 with drawn swords. They organized companies of cavalry, each attacking and counterattacking. Chapter After the prediction of the troubles of the Jews under Antiochus, prefiguring the troubles of the Christian church under the anti-christian power, we have here, I.

Comforts, and very precious ones, prescribed as cordials for the support of God’s people in those times of trouble; and they are such as may indifferently serve both for those former times of trouble under Antiochus. Chart Fifth, the remarks that follow do not begin to cover the scope and breadth of the subject of parallel temples (Hebrews ), but a few words may be necessary about the annual service of cleansing the earthly temple, so you can understand the marvelous parallel that exists between the earthly temple and the heavenly temple.

Again, the doctrine of parallel temples is a prerequisite. The War of the Jews/Book I. From Wikisource and gave battle again to Antiochus's generals at a village called Adasa; and being too hard for his enemies in the battle, and killing a great number of them, he was at last himself slain also.

Nor was it many days afterward that his brother John had a plot laid against him by Antiochus's party. Antiochus III takes this weakness as an opportunity to invade again in the Fifth Syrian War ( BC). "In those times many will rise against the king of the South. The violent men among your own people will rebel in fulfillment of the vision, but without success.".

Daniel 8 (the eighth chapter of the Book of Daniel) tells of Daniel's vision of a two-horned ram destroyed by a one-horned goat (a possible allegory for the transition from the Persian to the Greek eras in the Near East), followed by the history of the "little horn", which is Daniel's code-word for the Greek king Antiochus Epiphanes.

The subject of the vision is Antiochus' oppression of the. Antiochus IV Epiphanes is a ruler that came into control of one of the four empires which sprang into existance after the death of Alexander the Great. Alexander's empire was divided into four parts, and the smallest of these fell under the control of Antiochus the Great; passing from there into the hands of his son, Antiochus IV Epiphanes.

Antigonus I Monophthalmus (Ancient Greek: Ἀντίγονος ὁ Μονόφθαλμος, romanized: Antigonos ho Monophthalmos, Antigonus the One-eyed, – BC), son of Philip from Elimeia, was a Macedonian nobleman, general, satrap and king.

During the first half of his life he served under Philip II; after Philip's death in BC, he served Philip's son tion: BC, Antigonia.

Biblical literature - Biblical literature - Daniel: The Book of Daniel presents a collection of popular stories about Daniel, a loyal Jew, and the record of visions granted to him, with the Babylonian Exile of the 6th century bce as their background. The book, however, was written in a later time of national crisis—when the Jews were suffering severe persecution under Antiochus IV Epiphanes.

No other man or woman has been called despicable in the book of Daniel or on the pages of scripture. Antiochus was a picture of the coming antichrist.

He became king by illegally seizing the throne of the northern Seleucid empire. This is an important point to remember later in our study. Angry Antiochus. Our last study ended in Daniel Many Jews yielded to the demands of Antiochus and his Syrian officers in order to save their lives, but others remained faithful to their customs and beliefs despite certain punishment.

To encourage these persons whose faith was being put to so severe a test, the Book of Daniel was written. The second book overlaps with the first, starting earlier. It runs from the end of the reign of Seleucus IV, the predecessor of Antiochus IV Epiphanes, up to the defeat of Nicanor, shortly before the death of Judas Maccabeus—that is, a period of fifteen years (), which Author: Antonio Fuentes.Flavius Josephus Against Apion.

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