The New Complete Works of Josephus
No source, other than the Bible itself, provides more relevant information on the first century than the work of Flavius Josephus. This newly edited version updates the original 18th century language; includes commentary by the award winning author and historian, Dr. Paul L. Maier; features over forty photos of ancient sites and artifacts mentioned by Josephus; cross references numbers throughout to the Greek text of Josephus in the Loeb Classical Library; and offers revised indexes of subjects and Old Testament texts.
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From the Death of Moses to the Death of Eli
From the Death of Eli to the Death of Saul
From the Death of Saul to the Death of David
From the Death of David to the Death of Ahab
From Vespasians Coming to Subdue the Jews to the Taking of Gamala
From the Siege of Gamala to the Coming of Titus to Besiege Jerusalem
From the Coming of Titus to Besiege Jerusalem to the Great Extremity to Which the Jews Were Reduced
From the Great Extremity to Which the Jews Were Reduced to the Taking of Jerusalem by Titus
From the Taking of Jerusalem by Titus to the Sedition at Cyrene
AN EXTRACT OUT OF JOSEPHUSS DISCOURSE TO THE GREEKS CONCERNING HADES
From the Death of Ahab to the Captivity of the Ten Tribes
From the Captivity of the Ten Tribes to the First Year of Cyrus
From the First Year of Cyrus to the Death of Alexander the Great
From the Death of Alexander the Great to the Death of Judas Maccabeus
From the Death of Judas Maccabeus to the Death of Queen Alexandra
From the Death of Queen Alexandra to the Death of Antigonus
From the Death of Antigonus to the Finishing of the Temple by Herod
From the Finishing of the Temple by Herod to the Death of Alexander and Aristobulus
From the Death of Alexander and Aristobulus to the Banishment of Archelaus
From the Banishment of Archelaus to the Departure from Babylon
From the Jews Departure out of Babylon to Fadus the Roman Procurator
From Fadus the Procurator to Florus
THE JEWISH WAR
From the Taking of Jerusalem by Antiochus Epiphanes to the Death of Herod the Great
From the Death of Herod Until Vespasian Was Sent to Subdue the Jews by Nero
Concerning Gods command to Abraham to offer up Isaac his son for a sacrifice
Tacituss accounts of the origin of the Jewish nation and of the particulars of the last Jewish war that the former was probably written in opposition to ...
Proving that the copy of the books of the Old Testament laid up in Herods Temple and thence used by Josephus the Jewish historian in his Antiquitie...
Upon the chronology of Josephus
To prove that the fragment or extract out of a homily concerning Hades belongs to Josephus the Jewish historian and was by him preached or written...
Of the learned Christopher Cellarius wherein the history of the family of Herod by Flavius Josephus is vindicated as it deserves from the learned John...
TABLE OF THE JEWISH WEIGHTS AND MEASURES
A LIST OF ANCIENT TESTIMONIES AND RECORDS
TEXTS OF THE OLD TESTAMENT PARALLEL TO JOSEPHUSS HISTORIES
INDEX OF COMMENTARIES AND CHARTS
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Abimelech Accordingly affairs Ahab Ahaziah Alexander altar Ammonites Antigonus Antiochus Antipater Antiq Antony Aristobulus army assistance Babylon Bacchides battle bestowed brother brought Caesar called camp Chapter Coele-Syria commanded cubits David death delivered Demetrius desired destroyed divine Egypt Egyptians enemies father fear feast fell fight fled foretold friends Galilee gave give gold heard Hebrews Herod high priest honor hundred Hyrcanus Israel Israelites Jeroboam Jerusalem Jewish Jews Joab Jonathan Josephus Josephus's Judah Judas Judea killed king king's kingdom laid land laws lived manner mind Moses multitude nation occasion offered persuaded Philistines Phoenicia present prophet Ptolemy punishment received Rehoboam reign rest returned Romans rulers sacrifices Samaria Samuel Saul sect sent servants siege soldiers Solomon sons suppose Syria tabernacle temple things thousand Tiberias tion told took tribe tribe of Judah walls wicked wife wives worship
Page 53 - For many angels" of God accompanied with women, and begat sons that proved unjust, and despisers of all that was good, on account of the confidence they had in their own strength; for the tradition is, that these men did what resembled the acts of those whom the Grecians call giants.
Page 52 - ... made two pillars ;* the one of brick, the other of stone ; they inscribed their discoveries on them both, that in case the pillar of brick should be destroyed by the flood, the pillar of stone might remain, and exhibit those discoveries to mankind ; and also inform them that there was another pillar of brick erected by them. Now this remains in the land of Siriad to this day.
Page 52 - And that their inventions might not be lost before they were sufficiently known, upon Adam's prediction that the world was to be destroyed at one time by the force of fire, and at another time by the violence and quantity of water, they made two pillars, the one of brick, the other of stone: they inscribed their discoveries on them both...