The New Revised Standard Version

2 Maccabees 6:1

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The Suppression of Judaism

(1 Macc 1:41–64)

6 Not long after this, the king sent an Atheniana senatorb to compel the Jews to forsake the laws of their ancestors and no longer to live by the laws of God;

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Other ancient authorities read Antiochian


Or Geron an Athenian