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It is now customary to apply it only to the sons and descendants of Mattathias.
What did they demand of Mattathias, and what did they promise him?Heroes of Israel|Theodore Gerald Soares
Mattathias was a leading townsman and his example would bring many followers.A Thousand Years of Jewish History|Maurice H. (Maurice Henry) Harris
In a few months the aged Mattathias died and was succeeded by his son, Judas, who was known by the distinctive title of Maccabeus.Biblical Geography and History|Charles Foster Kent
Simon now set out to examine into the affairs of his country, accompanied by his two sons, Judas and Mattathias.Synopsis of Jewish History|Henry A. Henry