Automedon and Alcimus
busied themselves with the harnessing of his horses; they made the bands fast about them, and put the bit in their mouths, drawing the reins back towards the chariot.
Come on, my good fellow, stand by my side and see how Mentor, son of Alcimus
shall fight your foes and requite your kindnesses conferred upon him."
Seven chapters treat such topics as the role of the Jerusalem high priestly office within Jewish society and its relation to the Seleucid royal chancellery; the high priesthoods of Alcimus
, Jonathan, and Simon; the intersacerdotium period (159-152), and, in conclusion, provide the results of the study.
, Enemy of the Maccabees, by Benjamin Edidin Scolnic.
Avitus, Poematum IV, 495-99, MGH AA VI, 2, 249-50) and the Antichrist (cf.
Around 172 BC Onias IV, the heir of the Zadokite line, fled to Egypt after Antiochus had given the high priesthood to Alcimus
. He was warmly received by Ptolemy VI Philometor, and established the Oniad cult-centre at Leontopolis, in the nome of Heliopolis.(102) The Septuagint changes the phrase `city of destruction' in Isa.
Jacoby (ad Alcimus
, FGrHist 560 F 1) thought that the discussion of Salpe had been lifted by Athenaeus wholesale from Apollodorus' ten-volume commentary On Epicharmus.
Elements of it appear in Alcimus
Avitus's version in The Fall of Man, De Spiritalis Historiae Gestis Libri I-III, ed.