Sentence Examples


  • The allegation about his mother was false: the Pharisee who retailed it was guilty of no small offence.
  • Being a Pharisee he faced the facts of Herod's power and warned the tribunal of the event, just as later he counselled the people to receive him, saying that for their sins they could not escape him.
  • Pollio the Pharisee and Sameas his disciple were in special honour with him, Josephus says, when he re-entered Jerusalem and put to death the leaders of the faction of Antigonus.
  • From the sequel it appears that the prophecy was uttered by one Pharisee only, and that it was in no way endorsed by the party.
  • When it came to the ears of the king he slew the most responsible of the Pharisees and every member of his household who accepted what the Pharisee said.

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