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Phinehas

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Phinees

(both: fĭn`ēəs), in the Bible. 1 Grandson of Aaron. His prompt punishment of two flagrant sinners made his name a symbol of holy, zealous indignation. 2 One of Eli's sacrilegious sons: see HophniHophni
, in the Bible, son of Eli. With his brother he met death because of sacrileges.
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The call for dialogue came from Pinhas Avivi, former Israeli ambassador to Turkey, who currently serves as the political director of the Israeli Foreign Ministry.
Photo-sharing companies like Facebook, Pinterest and Twitter are using more images than ever before," said Adi Pinhas, Co-Founder of Superfish.
Tal Aviv - PNN - Former Gaza Division's Southern Brigade Commander, Colonel Pinhas ("Pinky") Zuaretz, testified last Sunday in Haifa as the final witness in Corrie Trial.
On the occasion of a new book about the Jewish keeping of time, Anthony Grafton educates and meditates on time's centrality not only to Jewish ritual observance but to Jewish sensibility: "Pinhas of Halberstadt, in the 18th century, copied hunting scenes directly from Christian models," Grafton recounts.
Why is an army uniform any different?" Aa Mr Roth's lawyer, Pinhas Weller, said Mr Deeb must pay compensation to the 23-year-old soldier or he would be sued in the courts.
"Making Iron Dome operational will transform Israel's diplomatic and security situation on the northern and southern fronts," Pinhas Buchris, the defence ministry's director general, said.
The Circle of the Baal Shem Tov contains Heschel's four essays on Hasidism originally written in Hebrew in different periods: "Rabbi Pinhas of Korzec," 1948-52;" Rabbi Gershon Kutover: His Life and Immigration to the Land of Israel," 1950-51; "Rabbi Nahman of Kosow, Companion of the Baal Shem," in 1965; and "Rabbi Isaac of Drohobycz," in 1957.
'A soldier came out with his face and uniform covered with blood, and two Arabs from the nearby restaurant gave him first aid,' said witness Pinhas Cohen.
Ferdinand's agent, Pinhas Zihavi, compounded the hypocrisy when he marked the occasion with this little gem.
Ferdinand's agent Pinhas Zahavi went so far as to say his client would be ``very happy'' to join Manchester United because he wants to play for a ``bigger and better club'' than Leeds.
The Israeli's agent, Pinhas Zahavi, will hold discussions with the SPL champs to find out how much they want for their pounds 5.75million signing from West Ham.
Pinhas Delougaz and Helene Kantor at Beth Yerah, on the Sea of Galilee (1952-53; 1963-64), supplemented by Esse's own extensive surface surveys of EB II-III sites in the Jezreel Valley (ca.