1 Maccabees

1 Maccabees 13

    Simon Takes Command

  1. "Simon heard that Trypho had assembled a large army to invade the land of Judah and destroy it, "
  2. "and he saw that the people were trembling and fearful. So he went up to Jerusalem, and gathering the people together "
  3. "he encouraged them, saying to them, ""You yourselves know what great things I and my brothers and the house of my father have done for the laws and the sanctuary; you know also the wars and the difficulties which we have seen. "
  4. Deceit and Treachery of Trypho

    Jonathan's Tomb

    Judea Gains Independence

    The Capture of Gazara by Simon

    Simon Regains the Citadel at Jerusalem

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