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Aaron

Overview page. Subjects: Opera — Religion.

In Hebrew tradition Moses's brother. He was assigned to Moses as his assistant (Exod. 4: 14), and later he and his descendants were appointed priests (Exod. 28 f.). In Christian theology he...

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Antigonus Ofsokho

Overview page. Subjects: Judaism and Jewish Studies.

(c.200 bce), sage; disciple of Shimʿon ha-Tsaddiq. The sole aphorism preserved in his name is the statement in Avot 1.3: “Be not like servants who serve their master in the ...

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priest

Overview page. Subjects: Christianity.

Priest's hole a hiding place for a Roman Catholic priest during times of religious persecution; these secret cupboards and passages, constructed especially in the Elizabethan period in the...

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Qumran Community

Overview page. Subjects: Judaism and Jewish Studies.

Jewish monastic community which lived near the shores of the Dead Sea. Major archaeological excavations have taken place in the area. Khirbet Qumran is the site of a building complex ...

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Rule of the Blessings

Overview page. Subjects: Religion.

(1Q28b)

is a compilation of liturgical texts in Hebrew, consisting of elaborate benedictions, written as a second appendix to the texts on the scroll of Rule of the Community...

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Simon (Hasmonean)

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The second son of Mattathias (who with his sons played a leading role in the revolt against Antiochus IV Epiphanes), Simon is lauded as a man of “wise counsel” in ...

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Zadok

Overview page. Subjects: Biblical Studies.

In the Bible, name of the priest who supported Solomon's accession to the throne of David and anointed him as king (1 Kings 1:39); Zadok the Priest is the title of one of the coronation...

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