Josephus Antiquities

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Forced Conversion - Judaism
... of the Idumaeans under John Hyrcanus, see Flavius Josephus Antiquities 13.257-258 ... For the forced conversion of the Ituraeans under Aristobulus, see Flavius Josephus Antiquities 13.319 ... Attridge says that “there is reason to think that Josephus’ account of their conversion is substantially accurate.” He also writes, “That these were not isolated instances but that forced ...

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