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1

Who are the Assideans known as in the New Testament?

Pharisees

2

How many sons did Mattathias have?

5 | 1 Maccabees 2:2-5

3

Who was the captain of the Maccabean Revolt?

Judas Maccabeus | 1 Maccabees 2:66

4

What tribe are the Maccabees from?

Levi | 1 Maccabees 2:1 |
Nehemiah 11:10 (Priest Lineage)

5

Where is Modin located?

On the coastal plain NW of Jerusalem.

6

What other name are the Maccabees known as?

Hasmoneans

7

What does Maccabaeus mean?

Hammer

8

What position did Simon hold?

Counselor | 1 Maccabees 2:65

9

(1 Maccabees 2:26) Concerning Phineas, what was the end result of dealing zealously for the law?

The Plague was stayed from the children of Israel. | Numbers 25:6-8

10

What is the religion of the Jews?

Covenant of our fathers (Laws and Commandments) | 1 Maccabees 2:19-20

11

Was Israel in sin for battling on the Sabbath Day?

No, they were defending themselves.

12

Who was the successor of Antiochus Ephiphanes?

Antiochus V (Eupator)

13

How long did Ephiphanes reign?

175 -164 BC | 11 years

14

What dynasty was Ephiphanes apart of?

Seleucid

15

What are the names of Mattathias’s sons?

Joannan (Caddis) | Simon (Thassi) | Judas (Maccabeus) | Eleazar ( Avaran) | Johnathon ( Apphus) |
1 Maccabees 2:2-5