THE HOLY BIBLE Douay-Rheims

Notes on Second Maccabees (Author Bishop Richard Challoner (ed.))

11:21 In the year one hundred and forty-eight: Viz., according to the computation followed by the Greeks; which was different from that of the Hebrews, followed by the writer of the first book of Machabees. However, by this date, as well as by other circumstances, it appears that the expedition of Lysias, mentioned in this chapter, is different from that which is recorded, 1 Mac. 6.



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