Mar
2013

The Greek word Annas

“Annas” (Lk. 3:2Lk. 3:2
English: American Standard Version (1901) - ASV

2 in the highpriesthood of Annas and Caiaphas, the word of God came unto John the son of Zacharias in the wilderness.

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; Jn. 18:13, 24Jn. 18:13, 24
English: American Standard Version (1901) - ASV

13 and led him to Annas first; for he was father in law to Caiaphas, who was high priest that year. 24 Annas therefore sent him bound unto Caiaphas the high priest.

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; Acts 4:6Acts 4:6
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6 and Annas the high priest was there, and Caiaphas, and John, and Alexander, and as many as were of the kindred of the high priest.

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) was the father-in-law of Caiaphas, the Jewish high priest.

During the lifetime of Annas and Caiaphas “the word of God came unto John the son of Zacharias in the wilderness” (Lk. 3:2Lk. 3:2
English: American Standard Version (1901) - ASV

2 in the highpriesthood of Annas and Caiaphas, the word of God came unto John the son of Zacharias in the wilderness.

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).  Annas is also mentioned in conjunction with Jesus’ trials (Jn. 18:13, 24Jn. 18:13, 24
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13 and led him to Annas first; for he was father in law to Caiaphas, who was high priest that year. 24 Annas therefore sent him bound unto Caiaphas the high priest.

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) and the early persecution of Christians (Acts 4:6Acts 4:6
English: American Standard Version (1901) - ASV

6 and Annas the high priest was there, and Caiaphas, and John, and Alexander, and as many as were of the kindred of the high priest.

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).