6Alexander at Jerusalem And when the book of Daniel was showed him, wherein Daniel declared that one of the Greeks should destroy the empire of the Persians, he supposed that himself was the person intended; and he was then glad. (Antiquities 11:8:5).
7The World ofAlexanderCultural interchange from east to westScientific learningHellenizationGreek languageAlexander’s death
11Antiochus IV Epiphanes Hostage in RomeEscapeCampaign against Egypt
12Antiochus IV Epiphanes Hostage in RomeEscapeCampaign against EgyptFirst revolt in Judah
13Antiochus imposed the following Regulations Jews could not assemble for prayerObservance of the Sabbath was forbiddenPossession of the Scriptures was illegalCircumcision was illegalDietary laws illegalPagan sacrifices mandated
29Herod’s Domestic Troubles It is better to be Herod’s uVThan to be Herod’s uioV
30Old Testament completed Death of Herod the Great 400 BC331 BC167 BC4 BCOld Testament completedAlexanderconquersthe PersianEmpireMaccabbeeRebellionDeath of Herod the GreatAmosMalachi?Pompeythe GreatAlexanderthe GreatHasmoneankingsRomePersian EmpireHellenistic KingsPtolemiesSeleucids