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  • But where their friends and those who relied on them were concerned, they had always stood by their friendship. They had subdued kings far and near, and all who heard their name went in terror of them. (1 Maccabees 8, 12)

  • 'Judas Maccabaeus and his brothers, with the Jewish people, have sent us to you to conclude a treaty of alliance and peace with you, and to enrol ourselves as your allies and friends.' (1 Maccabees 8, 20)

  • 'As regards the wrongs done to them by King Demetrius, we have written to him in these terms: Why have you made your yoke lie heavy on our friends and allies the Jews? (1 Maccabees 8, 31)

  • These traced and searched out the friends of Judas and brought them before Bacchides, who ill-treated and mocked them. (1 Maccabees 9, 26)

  • The friends of Judas then all united in saying to Jonathan, (1 Maccabees 9, 28)

  • Jonathan sent his brother, who was one of his commanders, to ask his friends the Nabataeans to store their considerable baggage for them. (1 Maccabees 9, 35)

  • Jonathan made his way in state to Ptolemais and met the two kings; he gave them and their friends silver and gold, and many gifts, and made a favourable impression on them. (1 Maccabees 10, 60)

  • The king did him the honour of enrolling him among the First Friends, and appointed him commander-in-chief and governor-general. (1 Maccabees 10, 65)

  • the king treated him as his predecessors had treated him, and promoted him in the presence of all his friends. (1 Maccabees 11, 26)

  • He confirmed him in the high-priesthood and whatever other distinctions he already held, and had him ranked among the First Friends. (1 Maccabees 11, 27)

  • Young Antiochus then wrote as follows to Jonathan: 'I confirm you in the high-priesthood and set you over the four districts and appoint you one of the Friends of the King.' (1 Maccabees 11, 57)

  • We were unwilling to trouble you or our other allies and friends during these wars, (1 Maccabees 12, 14)

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