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dynasty reigning in Palestine at the time of Jesus. As a dynasty the Herods depended largely on the power of Rome. They are usually blamed for the state of virtual anarchy in Palestine at the beginning of the Christian era.

Antipater (fl. c.65 B.C.
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13) The Herodians engaged in complex, unconventional marital practices in general, but the marriage of Herodias and Antipas has been given particular attention in the Christian Testament.
Herodias, then, was related to Herod Antipas not just by marriage (affinity) but also by blood (consanguinity).
Herod Antipas was appointed tetrarch of Galilee and Perea, after the death of his father in 4 B.
AECOM Technology Corporation (NYSE:ACM), a provider of professional technical and management support services, on Tuesday named Lynn Antipas Tyson as its senior vice president of investor relations, replacing Paul Cyril who managed investor relations as well as its financial planning and analysis functions (FP&A), as SVP.
Que habra dicho ahora Antipas al enterarse de que la esposa de su gerente general andaba deambulando atras de Jesus, un Maestro revolucionario radical y, para colmo, ex discipulo de Juan el Bautista?
Physically, they are anti-Semitic cartoons: The priests have big noses and gnarly faces, lumpish bodies, yellow teeth; Herod Antipas and his court are a bizarre collection of oily-haired, epicene perverts.
Here you can sample 25 different vintages, while savouring some antipas ti before making your selection.
Young Syrian Chris Messina Page of Herodias Timothy Doyle First Soldier Timothy Altmeyer Second Soldier Brian Delate Cappadocian Andrew Garman Nubian Daryl Dismond Jokanaan David Strathairn Salome Marisa Tomei Slave Jill Alexander Herod Antipas Al Pacino Herodias Dianne Wiest Tigellinus Chris McGarry
Las voces protagonistas son de la soprano Karen Huffstodt, como la Salome; el baritono Greer Grimsley, como el profeta Jokanaan; el tenor Quade Winter como Herodes Antipas, y la mezzo Barbara Dever como su esposa Herodias.
The renewal of the Covenant could hardly be a resigned acceptance of a status quo dominated by the quasi-messianic Herod Antipas.
However, on a more sombre note (especially to his Roman audience) Josephus indicates that John's preaching alarmed Herod Antipas, who feared that John's eloquence would lead some people into sedition ([epsilon] [pi] [iota] [alpha] [pi] [omicron] [sigma] [tau] [alpha] [sigma] [epsilon] [iota] , Ant.
Herod Antipas married his niece Herodias, who had been the wife of his half brother Herod Philip.