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  • When Alcimus saw how strong Judas and his supporters had grown and realised that he was powerless to resist them, he went back to the king, to whom he made malicious accusations against them. (1 Maccabees 7, 25)

  • Reaching Jerusalem with a large force, Nicanor sent a friendly, yet treacherous, message to Judas and his brothers, as follows: (1 Maccabees 7, 27)

  • He met Judas and they exchanged friendly greetings; the enemy, however, had made preparations to abduct Judas. (1 Maccabees 7, 29)

  • When Judas became aware of Nicanor's treacherous purpose in coming to see him, he took fright and refused any further meeting. (1 Maccabees 7, 30)

  • Nicanor then realised that his plan had been discovered, and took the field against Judas, to give battle near Caphar-Salama. (1 Maccabees 7, 31)

  • 'Unless Judas is handed over to me this time with his army, as soon as I am safely back, I promise you, I shall burn this building down!' (1 Maccabees 7, 35)

  • Judas, meanwhile, camped at Adasa with three thousand men, and offered this prayer, (1 Maccabees 7, 40)

  • Now Judas had heard of the reputation of the Romans: how strong they were, and how well disposed towards any who made common cause with them, making a treaty of friendship with anyone who approached them. (1 Maccabees 8, 1)

  • Judas had also heard how, when the Greeks planned an expedition to destroy the Romans, (1 Maccabees 8, 9)

  • Having chosen Eupolemus son of John, of the family of Accos, and Jason son of Eleazar, Judas sent them to Rome to make a treaty of friendship and alliance with these people, (1 Maccabees 8, 17)

  • 'Judas Maccabaeus and his brothers, with the Jewish people, have sent us to you to conclude a treaty of alliance and peace with you, and to enrol ourselves as your allies and friends.' (1 Maccabees 8, 20)

  • Judas lay in camp at Elasa, with three thousand picked men. (1 Maccabees 9, 5)

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