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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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Congregation Beth Judea invites the community for a series of discussions with Rabbi Klatzker paying special attention to how the Quran relates to Jews, Torah and Jewish tradition.
At the close of the conference Monday night, the PLO Central Committee voted to suspend its recognition of Israel until the Jewish state "recognizes the State of Palestine", retreats from eastern Jerusalem, and halts all construction in Judea and Samaria.
We think that a valid peace can be born from a position of strength, from building and strengthening the settlements in Judea and Samaria, and from encouraging economic peace and economic development of the Palestinian Authority.
Additionally, as per the agreement, the PA is also required to establish a mechanism to collect unpaid electricity bills from Palestinian customers in Judea and Samaria.
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.
Speaking with the Egyptian daily Al-Masry Al-Youm, Maqbul said that he is convinced that the new regime in Egypt will not be fooled by what he termed "the new-old Israeli plan, seeking to separate between Gaza and Judea and Samaria and annex Gaza into Egypt".
As part of ongoing efforts to address concerns of food security and unemployment in Namibia, the French Embassy recently allocated two grants to social micro-projects; Judea
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The union made the call after the bank announced to Judea and Samaria local authorities that it would end its contact with them.
After Lucille Paeper graduated on her third birthday from a special needs program at Temple Judea, she could talk, play and laugh with other children at her new preschool.