1 Not long after that, the king sent an elderly Athenian to force the Jews to abandon their religion and the customs of their ancestors.

References for 2 Maccabees 6:1

    • a 6:1 - elderly Athenian; [or] an elder of Athens, [or] Athenaios the elder, [or] Geron an Athenian; [some manuscripts have] an elderly Antiochean; [or] an elder of Antioch.