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Fr. Pat Reviews Various Bible Translations

 Old Testament Lectures  -  Spring & Summer  2018
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  View: Weeks 17-29  
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Intro to 1 & 2 Maccabees
Week 30 Handout    
92. Intro, Part 1  
93. Intro, Part 2

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1-2 Maccabees, Synopsis

1  Macc 1;   2 Macc 2-3 
Week 31 Handout   
94. 1 Macc 1:1-10
95. 2 Macc 2:19-32
96. 2 Maccabees 3

1 Macc 1;    2 Macc  4
Week 32 Handout 
97. Jason as High Priest 
High Priest Menelaus

98.   Part 1. 4:23-29     
99.   Part 2. 4:30-38
100. Part 3. 4:39-50

1 Macc 1;   2 Macc 5
Week 33 Handout
Antiochus Raids Temple   
101. 1 Macc 1:16-28   
102. 2 Macc 5:1-21  
103. 2 Macc 5:22-26   
104. 1 Macc 1:36-40
105. 1 Macc 1:41-64

2 Maccabees 6-7 
Week 34 Handout  
Persecution Begins

106. 2 Macc 6:1-17  
107. 2 Macc 6:18-31  
108a. 2 Macc 7:1-6  
108b. 2 Macc 7:7-19 
109.  2 Macc 7:20-42 

1 Maccabees 2   
Week 35 Handout

The Story of Mattathias  
110. 1 Macc 2:1-28 
111. 1 Macc 2:29-48 
112. 1 Macc 2:49-71

1 Macc 3-4; 2 Macc 8   
Week 36 Handout

Story of Judas Begins  
113. 1 Macc 3:1-37 
114. 1 Macc 3:38-4:35 
115. 2 Macc 8:1-20
116. 2 Macc 8:21-36

1 Macc 6; 2 Macc 1 & 9
Week 37 Handout 
The Death of Antiochus

117. 1 Macc 6:1-17 
118. 2 Macc 9:1-29 
119. 2 Macc 1:10-17

1 Macc 4; 2 Macc 1, 2, 10
Week 38 Handout
Dedication of Temple
120. 1 Macc 4:36-40
121. 2 Macc 10:1-9
122a. 2 Macc 1:18-29
122b. 2 Macc 1:30-2:18

1 Macc 5:1 - 9:22
Week 39 Handout
To Death of Judas 1

123. Where Next? 
124. 1 Macc 5:1-36 
125. 1 Macc 5:37-68
126. 1 Macc 6:18-63 
127. 1 Macc 7:1-25 
128. 1 Macc 7:26-50 
129. 1 Macc 8:1-16 
130. 1 Macc 8:17-32
131. 1 Macc 9:1-22

2 Maccabees 10 - 12
Week 40 Handout
To Death of Judas 2 
132.  2 Macc 10:9-38   
133.  2 Maccabees 11  
134.  2 Maccabees 12

 

2 Maccabees 13 - 15
Week 41 Handout
 
To Death of Judas 3 
135.  2 Maccabees 13   
136.  2 Maccabees 14    
137.  2 Maccabees 15   

1 Maccabees 9-10  
Week 42 Handout  
Jonathan, Part  1   

138. 1 Macc 9:23-73  
139. 1 Maccabees 10   

1 Maccabees 11-12   
Week 43 Handout   
Jonathan, Part 2    

140. 1 Maccabees 11  
141. 1 Maccabees 12

June 30

1 Maccabees 13-14

Week 44 Handout

Simon, Part 1

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July 7

1 Maccabees 15-16

Week 45 Handout

Simon, Part 2

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