corner graphic   Hi,    
ver. 2.0.20.11.23
Finding the new version too difficult to understand? Go to classic.studylight.org/

Bible Dictionaries

Chabad Knowledge Base

Joshua ben hananiah, rabbi


Resource Toolbox

(Circa 50-130 CE) Mishnaic sage, headed a Torah academy in Bekiin, one of Johanan ben Zakkai's most prominent disciples and his successor as head of the Sanhedrin, and teacher of Rabbi Akiba. A needle maker by trade, he lived in extreme poverty. The Talmud records many discussions and debates Rabbi Joshua held with non-believers, including the Emperor Hadrian and his daughter.


Copyright Statement
These files are public domain.
Text Courtesy of BibleSupport.com. Used by Permission.

Bibliography Information
Entry for 'Joshua ben hananiah, rabbi'. Chabad Knowledge Base. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/ckb/j/joshua-ben-hananiah-rabbi.html. 2012.

Lectionary Calendar
Monday, November 23rd, 2020
the Week of Christ the King / Proper 29 / Ordinary 34
ADVERTISEMENT
Search for…
Enter query in the box:
 or 
Choose a letter to browse:
A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L  M  N 
O  P  Q  R  S  T  U  V  W  Y  Z  1  7  9 

 
Prev Entry
Joshua
Next Entry
Jubilee
ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT
To report dead links, typos, or html errors or suggestions about making these resources more useful use our convenient contact form
Powered by Lightspeed Technology