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Judea

(jo͞odē`ə): see JudaeaJudaea
or Judea
[Lat. from Judah], region, Greco-Roman name for S Palestine. It varied in size in different periods. In the time of Jesus it was both part of the province of Syria and a kingdom ruled by the Herods.
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Judaea

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the S division of ancient Palestine, succeeding the kingdom of Judah: a Roman province during the time of Christ
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"We must accelerate the pace of [settlement] construction in Samaria and Judea [occupied West Bank], first and foremost to ensure our natural right to our land and to prevent the catastrophe, and what I defined in the past as the suicide of the State of Israel, and that would be: The establishment of a Palestinian terror state in this place." (January 16, 2019)
But he said to them, "To the other towns also I must proclaim the good news of the Kingdom of God, because for this purpose I have been sent." And he was preaching in the synagogues of Judea.
Orlando, FL, May 10, 2018 --(PR.com)-- Born in Kingston, Jamaica, Judea Hosang whom is professionally known as the Original Black Pantah, started singing in church at the age of 7 years old before his parents brought him to Brooklyn, New York.
Had Christie done his homework, he would have known that Adelson's preferred term is Judea and Samaria, the biblical names for the region during the Second Temple period (530 BCE-70 CE).
It tells the satirical story of Brian, who was born in the barn next to Jesus, and his belief that the Rome's occupation of his homeland, Judea, is illegitimate.
Why is the Coordinator of Government Activities in Judea and Samaria publishing the Palestinian Authority distorted and tendentious data,which adds more than a million and a quarter people to Palestinian demographics in Judea and Samaria?
For instance, as it is among the Arabs in Judea and Samaria (West Bank), whose fertility rate has declined from 5 births per woman in 2000 to 3.27 births in 2017--and unlike their social standing a generation ago--almost all Arab girls in Israel, Judea and Samaria complete high school, and increasingly enroll in colleges and universities.
Adams presents students, academics, and researchers with an examination of the social and economic life of the people of Judea during the Second Temple Period.
Judea Pearl, the father of journalist Daniel Pearl, who was kidnapped and killed by terrorists in Pakistan in 2002, denounced the cultural institution's decision to stage the opera in a moving letter to the editor published in the New York Times this week.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- The European Union denied a report that it is delaying a decision to label products from Judea, Samaria and Eastern Jerusalem.