Bethsura
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BETHSURA; BETHSURON

beth-su'-ra (Baithsoura (1 Maccabees 4:29, etc.)), (2 Maccabees 11:5 the Revised Version (British and American)): The Greek form of the name BETH-ZUR (which see).

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Concerning the Death of Antiochus Epiphane. How Antiochus Eupator ...
... And while the inhabitants of Bethsura courageously opposed him, and sallied out
upon him, and burnt his engines of war, a great deal of time was spent in the ...
/.../josephus/the antiquities of the jews/chapter 9 concerning the death.htm

How Trypho after He had Beaten Demetrius Delivered the Kingdom to ...
... went to meet them, having left Simon in Judea, who raised as great an army as he
was able out of the country, and then sat down before Bethsura, and besieged it ...
/.../josephus/the antiquities of the jews/chapter 5 how trypho after.htm

How Alexander [Bala] in his War with Demetrius, Granted Jonathan ...
... those that kept the garrisons that were in Judea saw this, they all left them, and
fled to Antioch, excepting those that were in the city Bethsura, and those ...
/.../josephus/the antiquities of the jews/chapter 2 how alexander bala.htm

How the City Jerusalem was Taken, and the Temple Pillaged [By ...
... He then took Bethsura, which was a small city; but at a place called Bethzacharis,
where the passage was narrow, Judas met him with his army. ...
/.../chapter 1 how the city.htm

How Judas Overthrew the Forces of Apollonius and Seron and Killed ...
... therein. He also fortified the city Bethsura, that it might serve as a citadel
against any distresses that might come from our enemies. ...
/.../josephus/the antiquities of the jews/chapter 7 how judas overthrew.htm

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Bethsura
... Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia BETHSURA; BETHSURON. beth-su'-ra (Baithsoura
(1 Maccabees 4:29, etc.)), (2 Maccabees 11:5 the Revised ...
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Bethsuron
... Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia BETHSURA; BETHSURON. beth-su'-ra (Baithsoura
(1 Maccabees 4:29, etc.)), (2 Maccabees 11:5 the Revised ...
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Lysias (3 Occurrences)
... this force Judas defeated the two divisions under Nicanor and Gorgias near Emmaus
(166 BC), and in the following year Lysias himself at Bethsura (1 Maccabees 4 ...
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Ivory (13 Occurrences)
... 1 Maccabees 6:28-47 has a detailed account of a battle between Antiochus Eupator
and Judas Maccabeus at Bethsura (Beth-zur). There were 32 elephants. ...
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Eunuch (20 Occurrences)
... The place of his baptism, according to Jerome and Eusebius, was Bethsura: by some
modern authorities, eg. G A. Smith, it has been located at or near Gaza. ...
/e/eunuch.htm - 22k

Eupator
... 1Macc 6:19). Judas was repulsed at Bethzacharias and after a severe struggle
Bethsura was captured (APC 1Macc 6:31-50). The Jewish ...
/e/eupator.htm - 7k

Ethiopian (11 Occurrences)
... The place of his baptism, according to Jerome and Eusebius, was Bethsura: by some
modern authorities, eg. G A. Smith, it has been located at or near Gaza. ...
/e/ethiopian.htm - 18k

Bethzur (4 Occurrences)
... In Nehemiah 3:16 mention is made of "Nehemiah the son of Azbuk, the ruler of half
the district of Beth-zur." During the Maccabean wars it (Bethsura) came into ...
/b/bethzur.htm - 9k

Bethsphage (3 Occurrences)

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Beth-zur (4 Occurrences)
... In Nehemiah 3:16 mention is made of "Nehemiah the son of Azbuk, the ruler of half
the district of Beth-zur." During the Maccabean wars it (Bethsura) came into ...
/b/beth-zur.htm - 8k



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