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Flavius Josephus
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“The prophecies of the Lord and the narrative of Josephus combine to form one picture,” wrote New Testament scholar B.F. Westcott, bishop of Durham (see Knight, 1896, 12). This was in the introduction to a book on the Arch of Titus – erected by in 81 CE to honor his late brother as destroyer of Jerusalem and restored by Pope Pius …

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Mason, Steve, “Flavius Josephus”, in: Brill Encyclopedia of Early Christianity Online, General Editor David G. Hunter, Paul J.J. van Geest, Bert Jan Lietaert Peerbolte. Consulted online on 04 April 2020 <>
First published online: 2018

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