Donor challenge: Your generous donation will be matched 2-to-1 right now. Your $5 becomes $15! Dear Internet Archive Supporter,. I ask only. [German Version]. Compiled around , this Byzantine chronicle of the world ( Chronicles: I) extends to the year and is an important source for the time of. Project progress: problems which the project leader came across during the edition project of the Chronicon paschale (Textstrata, Codex Unicus errors, previous.
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Therefore the nations of today believe that it was by the inspiration of God that the scriptures were translated within 72 days on the island of Pharos. The Roman emperors were called Augusti after this Augustus. In his time, Antiochus besieged the Jews and forced them to adopt Greek customs. The scriptures were translated within 72 days on the island of Pharos. The chronicle proper is preceded by an introduction which contains some reflections on Christian chronology and on the calculation of the Paschal cycle.
Then Apollonius was saved, and went back to king Seleucus to inform him of what had happened. The so-called ‘Byzantine’ or ‘Roman’ era which continued in use in Greek Orthodox Christianity until the end of Turkish rule as the ‘Julian calendar’ was adopted in the Chronicum as the foundation crhonicon chronology; in accordance with which the date of the creation is given as 21 March The people and the priests of the temple met pasdhale with protests, but Apollonius cowed them with threats and forced his way into the temple.
Julius Caesar added 11 days to this year, to be in line with the course of the sun and the moon. In recounting the events of ecclesiastical history the principal sources used by the writer are the “Chronicle” and the “Ecclesiastical History” of Eusebius and the “Chronographia” of Malalas.
Sosibius says that at this time a certain senator of Antioch who had returned to Rome with Augustusdied and bequeathed his wealth to his home city, on condition that every psschale years, for the thirty days of the month of Peritiusthey should hold contests there of recitation, theatre, drama and athletics, as well as horse races.
Jaddusthe son of Jannaeus, for 20 years. The intervening period was years, which is 69 “sevens” of years, the same figure which was pronounced in the prophecy of Daniel.
Judascalled Maccabaeus, was leader for 33 years. Ptolemy Alexander, the son of Ptolemy the second Euergetes and of Cocce, was driven out of his kingdom and was killed at Myra in Lycia.
Aristobulus was high priest for 1 year. After agreeing peace terms with Judas Maccabaeus, he was killed at a feast by the soldiers of Ptolemy the second Euergetes.
A year later he killed Aristobulus, and made Ananelus high priest again.
Oniasthe son of Jaddus, for 21 years. Ptolemy the second Euergetes gave his daughter in marriage to Alexanderthe king of Syria and Asia. This Julius Caesar, as dictator or emperor, ruled over everyone in an arrogant and tyrannical fashion for 4 years and 7 months, from 12th May of the first indiction. For this reason, as I think, the disciples of Christ who were learned in the law said [? These three became triumvirs, with authority to govern the Roman state until their death and to nominate the consuls.
In total, years. After Onias came Alcimus, who was not from a priestly family. After Herodes, his son Archelaus [was king] for 9 years. After the death of Crassus, who was killed by the Persians in a battle fought in the region of Persia, the dictator Caesar remained with his army to fight in the west.
The consul Antonius decreed that the month of Quintilis should be called Julybecause [Julius Caesar] was born in that month.
For the years to the author writes as a contemporary historian—that is, through the last years of emperor Mauricethe reign of Phocas crhonicon, and the first seventeen years of the reign of Heraclius. Joaceim was high priest for 30 years.
After this, it is clear that he reigned for a further 14 years. So he went to Apolloniusthe governor of Syria, Phoenicia, and Ciliciaand promised to provide money for him. The dictator Julius Caesar was not born in the normal way, but after his mother died in the ninth month [of pregnancy] she was cut open and the baby was pulled out. Herodes was king of the Jews for 37 years. Then the entire Jewish people assigned the high priesthood to Judas Maccabaeus.
After him, Judas Maccabaeus was leader of the Jews, and drove the infidels out of the country.
Chronicon Paschale AD – Michael Whitby – Google Books
For the earlier part of his history the author follows the antediluvian chronology of the work of Sextus Julius Africanus. Jacimusthe son of Jesus, for ;aschale years. Hyrcanus rebuilt the walls of Jerusalem, which had been destroyed by Pompeius. Translated from Dindorf’s text in Migne, PG.
He took away the Holy Scriptures, the vessels, the golden engravings, the golden vine, the couch of Solomon and many other holy objects. Eliasibusthe son of Jacimus, chronjcon 40 years.