Phelles, King of Tyre or, The downfall of tyranny : a tragedy in five acts as performed at the New York Theatre by Reuben M. Potter

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Published by C. Wiley in New York .

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Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich., Univ. Microfilms [n.d.] (American culture series, Reel 396.11)

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Other titlesThe downfall of tyranny.
StatementReuben M. Potter.
SeriesAmerican culture series -- 396.11.
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Pagination76 p.
Number of Pages76
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Open LibraryOL17481632M
OCLC/WorldCa3370276

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Phelles was a King of Tyre and the last of four brothers who held the kingship. The only information available about Phelles comes from Josephus’s citation of the Phoenician author Menander of Ephesus, in Against Apion iMother: nurse of Abdastartus.

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[Reuben M Potter]. The oracle against the King of Tyre, found in Ezekielis a difficult text that inspired diverse interpretations in Late Antiquity. This book examines those interpretations and seeks to understand their origins and development.

Phelles King of Tyre Or The Downfall of Tyranny. (Redirected from Kings of Tyre) The King of Tyre was the ruler of Tyre, the ancient Phoenician city in what is now Lebanon. The traditional list of 12 kings, with reigns dated to – BC, is derived from the lost history of Menander of Ephesus as quoted by Josephus in Against Apion I.

– Phelles Tyre Dynasty of four brothers BC BC 8 months Legendary king of Tyre, known only through Josephes and, by proxy[clarification needed], through List of cultural references in the Divine Comedy (26, words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article.

The king of Tyre pushed his kingdom further and further, wickedly exploiting other nations in his search for power. His pride led to a fall (Proverbs ), and he was ultimately destroyed by Nebuchadnezzar, king of Babylon (Ezekiel ) and Alexander the Great. Like Satan, the human king of Tyre was prideful.

Rather than recognize God’s sovereignty, the king of Tyre attributed Tyre’s riches to his own wisdom and strength.

In the Book of Ezekiel there is a description of someone called the king of Tyre. Though there was an actual historical person who was the king of Tyre, the description the Bible gives of this person seems to go far beyond this human leader.

Phelles was a King of Tyre and the last of four brothers who held the kingship. The only information available about Phelles comes from Josephus’s citation. In Book VIII, Hiram, the king of Tyre sends David material with which he can build a palace, and David soon.

List of Masonic buildings in the United States (2, words). Ethbaal assassinated the king of Tyre named Phelles and took the throne at the age of about Thus he created a new dynasty. He expanded the kingdom of Tyre to include all of Phoenicia, which included Sidon for which he is known for the Bible.

Pages in category "Kings of Tyre" The following 21 pages are in this category, out of 21 total. This list may not reflect recent changes (). In the bible, Ithobaal succeeded his father has the King of Tyre and the Sidonians and was the father of Jezebel who was the wife of the seventh king of Northern Israel Kingdom, Ahab.

(IKi ). Note that in both scenarios shown in Table 2 and Table 3 the king of Tyre recorded on Assyrian inscriptions as paying tribute to Shalmaneser III under the name B’al-manzer in BCE (the year of tribute payment according to the kings chronology in my book) would have been Ithobaal I.

It is part of the section of the book of Ezekiel which contains prophecies against nations surrounding Israel. In chapter 25 it is the Ammonites, then Moab, Edom and the Philistines.

Tyre is the subject of chapt 27 and Chapter 28 contains messages against the Prince of Tyre and the King of Tyre, turning next against Sidon. The story of Apollonius, King of Tyre has rightly been called the most popular romance of the Middle Ages.

From Iceland to Greece, from Spain to Russia, versions of this novel are recorded. It is the variation among the Latin versions and the numerous vernacular adaptations that make this story especially interesting. Shakespeare used and adapted it in his Pericles, Prince of Tyre.4/5(1). A Prophecy Against the King of Tyre - The word of the LORD came to me: “Son of man, say to the ruler of Tyre, ‘This is what the Sovereign LORD says: “‘In the pride of your heart you say, “I am a god; I sit on the throne of a god in the heart of the seas.” But you are a mere mortal and not a god, though you think you are as wise as a god.

Are you wiser than Daniel. Is no secret. Here are some tasks awaiting attention. Article requests: Badran Roy Badran, Ghazi Aad, Mohammad Abdul Jabbar Khairy, Toufic Awwad, Maurice Chehab, Lebanese literature; Copyedit: King of Tyre, Prostitution in Lebanon, Hawayek, Saadallah Howayek, Lebanese Communist Party, Ministry of Tourism (Lebanon), Ministry of Interior and Municipalities (Lebanon), Ministry of Social Affairs (Lebanon.

See, for example, the lyrics of the book of Lamentations that accompany Jeremiah’s prophecies of the impending destruction of Jerusalem by the Babylonians, as well as Ezekiel’s lamentation over Tyre in chapter 27 of the present document.

Thus, verses constitute a “funeral lament” over the fallen “king of Tyre” (v. 12). The lamentation for the King of Tyre. (Eze ) The glory of privilege of the king of Tyre.

Moreover the word of the Lord came to me, saying, “Son of man, take up a lamentation for the king of Tyre, and say to him, ‘Thus says the Lord God: “You were the seal of perfection, Full of wisdom and perfect in beauty.

Ithobaal I was a king of Tyre who founded a new dynasty. During his reign, Tyre expanded its power on the mainland, making all of Phoenicia its territory as far north as Beirut, including Sidon, and even a part of the island of the same time, Tyre also built new overseas colonies: Botrys (now Batrun) near Byblos, and Auza in Libya.

Primary information related to Ithobaal comes from. The oracle against the King of Tyre, found in Ezekielis a difficult text that inspired diverse interpretations in Late Antiquity. For example, according to one rabbinic tradition the text spoke of the first man, Adam, while the Church Fathers found in the same text a description of the fall of Satan.

The oracle against the King of Tyre, found in Ezekielis a difficult text that inspired diverse interpretations in Late Antiquity. This book examines those interpretations and seeks to understand their origins and development.

In April of B.C. Ezekiel's prophecy foretold the demise of what is widely considered to be the greatest sea empire in ancient history. 1 (Read the prophecy here.) Tyre was the Phoenician equivalent of New York City and, at the time Ezekiel prophesied her doom, the city “had reached the summit of its greatness as mistress of the sea and the centre of the commerce of the world.” 2.

It is to Tyre that the repatriated exiles turned for the rebuilding of Jerusalem under the grant of Cyrus (Ezra ). Of all the rulers, Ahab went the farthest by establishing a political alliance with Tyre.

This he confirmed by a marriage to Jezebel, daughter of Ethbaal (1 Kings ), Tyre’s ruler/high priest who had overthrown King Phelles. Ezekiel 26 New International Version (NIV) A Prophecy Against Tyre. 26 In the eleventh month of the twelfth [] year, on the first day of the month, the word of the Lord came to me: 2 “Son of man, because Tyre has said of Jerusalem, ‘Aha.

The gate to the nations is broken, and its doors have swung open to me; now that she lies in ruins I will prosper,’ 3 therefore this is what the.

Fleming noted that it “was the most important of all Phoenician cities” (, p. ix). During the reigns of King David and King Solomon (circa B.C.), Hiram, king of Tyre, played a major role in the acquisition of building materials for important structures such as the Israelite kings’ houses and the first temple.

In numerous biblical. Tyre is a city that still exists today in modern Lebanon. Back in New Testament times it would have been part of Syria. In the time of Ezekiel it would have been part of Phoenecia. In Ezekiel there a passage that talks about the sin of the King of Tyre, but this is often taken as an allegory.

The king of Tyre could consult a council of elders for advice but it is not known if this body met regularly to discuss policy or what its powers were. According to the ancient historian Arrian, the council could make decisions if the king was otherwise unavailable.

The book of Ezekial mentions ‘ancients’ in the court of Byblos, which could. The origins of the anonymous Late Latin Story of Apollonius, King of Tyre (Historia Apollonii regis Tyri), are disputed, with the narrative commonly being seen as a Christianised folktale of a sub-literary character.

Scholars focus mainly on questions of editing the text, seeking its origins (Greek or Latin, pagan or Christian) and exploring its afterlife. This literary and philological. Tyre was the capital city of the Phoenician or Sidonian empire, a strongly fortified and wealthy city that traded with the chief port cities of the Mediterranean.

King Luli, officially "king of the Sidonians," controlled the coast as far south as Acco and had his capital at Tyre. He fled to Cyprus at the approach of the Assyrian troops in BC. Of all the prophets, the book of Ezekiel devotes the most attention to Tyre (chapters ).

The revelation begins by citing the city’s notorious opportunism as one reason for its ultimate demise (). Story of Apollonius: The King of Tyre y First edition by Zoja Pavlovskis (Editor, Translator) ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important.

ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book. The digit and digit formats both work. A Prophecy Against the King of Tyre - A message from the LORD came to me. The LORD said, “Son of man, speak to Ethbaal.

He is the ruler of Tyre. Tell him, ‘The LORD and King says, “ ‘ “In your proud heart you say, ‘I am a god. I sit on the throne of a god in the Mediterranean Sea.’ But you are only a human being. You are not a god.

In spite of that, you think you are as wise as a. Hiram I- was the Phoenician king of Tyre. His regnal years have been calculated by some as to BC, in succession to his father, Abibaal.

Hiram was succeeded as king of Tyre by his son Baal-Eser. "Tomb of Hiram" (Qabr Hiram) located 6 kilometres southeast of Tyre near the village of Hannaouiye/Hanawiya on the road to Qana. This he confirmed by a marriage to Jezebel, daughter of Ethbaal (1 Kings ), Tyre’s ruler/high priest who had overthrown King Phelles.

As biblical history makes quite clear, this unholy compact had disastrous consequences for Samaria (1 Kings ). The anonymous Latin Story of Apollonius, King of Tyre (Historia Apollonii regis Tyri) is a romance of adventure, possibly of Greek origins, with Christian elements in its plot.

Well known for its important afterlife, including Shakespeare´s Pericles, the Story of Apollonius is commonly viewed as a Christianised folktale of a sub-literary. Tyre King Autocentres is an MOT and Tyre specialist with locations in Swadlincote and Coalville, fully supported by qualified mechanics, providing budget to premium tyres for all types of vehicle.

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A prophecy against the king of Tyre - The word of the LORD came to me: ‘Son of man, say to the ruler of Tyre, “This is what the Sovereign LORD says: ‘“In the pride of your heart you say, ‘I am a god; I sit on the throne of a god in the heart of the seas.’ But you are a mere mortal and not a god, though you think you are as wise as a god.

Are you wiser than Daniel. Is no secret. Isaiah | View whole chapter | See verse in context And it shall come to pass in that day, that Tyre shall be forgotten seventy years, according to the days of one king: after the end of seventy years shall Tyre sing as an harlot.

1 Kings | View whole chapter | See verse in context And king Solomon sent and fetched Hiram out of Tyre.In the (verses of ), this lament over “the king of Tyre” reached behind to the real supernatural source of wickedness, Satan.

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