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  • C. Apocalyptic (Chapters)

    1. 2 Enoch , 22:5–23:2 : Enoch's Ascent to Heaven ( 22:5 ) And the Lord, with his own mouth, said to me, ‘Courage, ...

    Source: The Oxford Bible Commentary; from chapter Essay with Commentary on Post-Biblical Jewish Literature

  • C-group (A-Z entry)

    Originally known as Group C, the C-Group was one of a number of similar terms first coined by the American archaeologist George A. Reisner ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of Ancient Egypt

  • Caari (A-Z entry)

    See Cyprus American Archaeological Research Institute .

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of Archaeology in the Near East

  • Cadbury, Henry Joel (A-Z entry)

    ( 1883 – 1974 ) Internationally known as a Nobel Peace prizewinner, he was a professor at Bryn Mawr and Harvard in New Testament ...

    Source: A Dictionary of the Bible

  • Caesar (A-Z entry)

    Originally the name of a Roman aristocratic family and assumed by Augustus as the adopted son of the dictator C. Julius Caesar , and ...

    Source: A Dictionary of the Bible

  • Caesarea (Map) This result is a map

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of Archaeology in the Near East

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    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of Archaeology in the Near East

  • Caesarea (Image) This result contains an image

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of Archaeology in the Near East

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    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of Archaeology in the Near East

  • Caesarea (Image) This result contains an image

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Bible and Archaeology

  • Caesarea (A-Z entry)

    Built on the coast by Herod the Great in honour of Caesar Augustus ; it became the official residence of Roman prefects. Its inhabitants ...

    Source: A Dictionary of the Bible

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    Caesarea was founded by King Herod the Great (r. 37–4 b.c.e. ) in the years 22–10 b.c.e. on the Mediterranean shore between Jaffa and ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Bible and Archaeology

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    site of an ancient Greek and Roman port city, Caesarea Maritima, located on the coast of Israel, about 40 km (25 mi.) north of ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of Archaeology in the Near East

  • Caesarea Maritima (A-Z entry)

    Caesarea Maritima was built in the late first century b.c.e. by Herod the Great , king of Judaea, on the site of a deserted ...

    Source: Oxford Encyclopedias of the Bible

  • Caesarea Philippi (A-Z entry)

    An inland city on the River Jordan at the foot of Mount Hermon where Herod the Great built a temple to Caesar Augustus , ...

    Source: A Dictionary of the Bible

  • Caesarea Philippi (A-Z entry)

    The city of Caesarea Philippi, located at the site now called Bāniyās in northern Israel, is situated at the junction of three landscape units. ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Bible and Archaeology

  • Caiaphas (A-Z entry)

    Son‐in law and successor of Annas , high priest in Jerusalem. He held office from 18 to 37 ce , but the statement in ...

    Source: A Dictionary of the Bible

  • Caiaphas (A-Z entry)

    Also named Joseph , Caiaphas was high priest at the time of Jesus ' death. According to Josephus , he was appointed in 18 ...

    Source: The Oxford Companion to the Bible

  • Cain (A-Z entry)

    The elder son of Adam and Eve . Cain offered fruits of the earth (he was a farmer) to the Lord, but they were ...

    Source: A Dictionary of the Bible

  • Cain and Abel (A-Z entry)

    Genesis 4.1–16 relates the curious story of Cain and Abel. Cain (meaning perhaps “smith,” possibly related to the Kenites ), is the firstborn of ...

    Source: The Oxford Companion to the Bible

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