Sentence Examples


  • A Sadducean friend advised Hyrcanus to ask the whole body of the Pharisees to prescribe the penalty.
  • The Sadducean nobility continued in power under his brother and successor Alexander Jannaeus (103-78); and the breach between the king and the mass of the people widened.
  • With the Temple and its Sadducean high priests perished the Sanhedrin in which the Sadducees had competed with the Pharisees for predominance.
  • Of the author nothing is known beyond the obvious fact that he was a man of wide observation and philosophic thought, of the Sadducean type in religion, but non-Jewish in his attitude toward life.
  • In terms that recall the anti-Sadducean Psalms of Solomon.

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