Palestine in Helenistic Age

Maccabean Revolt

The Maccabees fought both the foreign Seleucids and homegrown Hellenism.

Hellenism & Judaism

Palestine goes Greek.

The Land of Israel in the Hellenistic Age

While the Seleucids and Ptolemies battled for control of Palestine, Hellenism--the synthesis of Greek and native Near Eastern cultures--took hold.