1 When Onias was High Priest in Jerusalem, the holy city enjoyed peace and prosperity, and its laws were strictly obeyed, because he was devout and hated evil.

References for 2 Maccabees 3:1

    • a 3:1 - onias: [This is Onias the Third, son of Simon the Second (see 4.4-6; Si 50.1-21).]