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  • Archelaus, Herod's successor, had far less authority than Herod, and the real power of government at Jerusalem was assumed by the Roman procurators, in the time of one of whom, Pontius Pilate, Jesus Christ was condemned to death and crucified outside Jerusalem.
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  • He was the father of Herod the Great, whose family thus was Idumaean in origin.
  • Of the Temple and probably formed the basis of the citadel built by Simon Maccabaeus, which again was succeeded by the fortress of Antonia, constructed by Herod the Great, and one of the most important positions at the time of the siege by Titus.
  • At the corner stood the residence of the Babylonian governor, near the site upon which King Herod afterwards built his magnificent palace.
 

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