A ΠΟΛΙΤΕΙΑ dos judeus em 2 Macabeus

Willibaldo Ruppenthal Neto


O presente artigo visa analisar a ideia de 2 Macabeus do judaísmo (Ἰουδαϊσμός) como uma πολιτεία, opondo-se ao helenismo (Ἑλληνισμός) e constituindo-se como um elemento identitário não somente de aspecto religioso, mas também cultural e político. Para isto, se analisa não somente o modo pelo qual 2 Macabeus apresenta os termos Ἰουδαϊσμός e Ἑλληνισμός dentro do relato a respeito das causas da Revolta dos Macabeus, mas também de que modo a própria revolta se configura em uma defesa do Ἰουδαϊσμός e resistência ao Ἑλληνισμός na luta pela restauração das leis e da própria constituição judaica.


Politeia; mundo helenístico; 2 Macabeus; Judeus

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