Sentence Examples


  • Warned by the change of his friend's manner Judas fled.
  • Whether led by this Mattathias or not, certain Jews fled into the wilderness and found a leader in Judas Maccabaeus his reputed son, the first of the five Asmonean (Hasmonean) brethren.
  • Judas was at Emmaus; " the men of the citadel " guided a detachment of the Syrian troops to his encampment by night.
  • In 163 Lysias led another expedition against these disturbers of the king's peace and defeated Judas at Bethzachariah.
  • The day was known afterwards as Nicanor's day, for he was found dead on the field (Capharsalama) by the victorious followers of Judas (13th of Adar, March 161 B.C.).