This is how the house of Herod is emptied of rivals, real or imagined: First his wife Mariamne
's brother, next Herod's own brother, then his wife's grandfather, then Mariamne
15) In summary, Herodias was the daughter of Aristobulus IV, making her Herod's granddaughter by way of his second wife, Mariamne
A few years before Jesus' birth, Herod, afraid of being overthrown by a usurper, executed many of his close family members, including his wife, Mariamne
, and his sons by her.
There was a period when botany was terribly important and we had a couple of very good examples in Wales like Theresa Anne Llewelleyn of Penllergaer and Mariamne
Johnes of Hafod, both of whom were girls who were very serious about their botanising.
Names were carved on six of the ten ossuaries and have been read as: Jesus son of Joseph, Maria, Mariamne
kai Mara, Jose, Judah son of Jesus, and Matthew.
10) However, where Brunvand may be more family friendly, Mariamne
Whatley and Elissa Henken delve into the more explicit side of sexual urban legends (including variations of the famous "peanut butter" story that I heard twenty years ago in high school) to illustrate the real world consequences of this misinformation.
Siffrid, by Elizabeth Hervey, specifically contrasts the two qualities: "Lady Mariamne
, laying aside her usual forbidding haughtiness, was all condescension" (71).
Herodias had been married already to Antipas' brother, Philip (27 BC-AD 34), who, being the son of Herod the Great by Mariamne
daughter of Simon, likewise was her half-uncle.
At this stage of his career Voltaire had accumulated some cultural capital, albeit of an ambiguous nature; his first tragedy Oedipe had been a triumph in 1718, and La Ligue (soon to be called La Henriade) enjoyed immediate success after its initial publication in 1724, yet he had gained "a somewhat dangerous reputation as a poet of unusual talent" in the Regency, (50) and his plays Artemire and Mariamne
Although international studies on sex education generally sideline visual analysis, some academics, particularly Mariamne
A third hints that the Yeshua person was married to another occupant of the tomb, a woman named Mariamne
, whom Mr.
48) Note to "Herod's Lament for Mariamne
," in Hebrew Melodies in The Works of Lord Byron, p.