a place in ancient Israel, at the foot of the Mount of Olives: starting point of Jesus’ ride into Jerusalem. Matt. 21:1; Mark 11:1; Luke 19:29.
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The Autobiography of St. Ignatius Saint Ignatius Loyola
- Beth shammai
the school of Jewish legal thought and hermeneutics founded in Jerusalem in the 1st century b.c. by the Jewish teacher Shammai and characterized by an austere or rigid interpretation of Jewish law and tradition.
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beth-jeshimoth Historical Examples The Rand-McNally Bible Atlas Jesse L. Hurlbut The Rand-McNally Bible Atlas Jesse L. Hurlbut