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Because the Herods were in power in Palestine at the time of Christ and His apostles, there are many references to them in the New Testament historical books. Most of these references record events which emphasize the character of a particular Herod. For this reason a study of the character of the various Herods is of as much importance to an understanding of the New Testament as is the study of events during their reigns. In this paper we have accordingly attempted not only to study the chief events which occurred under each Herod, but also to analyze the character of that particular Herod.
Bopp, Clarence, "The Herods in the Opinion of Comtemparay Writers" (1940). Master of Sacred Theology Thesis. 242.
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