And Adam Knew Eve

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The Herods

Slaughter of the Innocents (Matthew 2:1-23)

Josephus on Herod the Great (Index)

What Killed King Herod?

Cause of King Herod's Death

Jesus before Herod Antipas (Luke 23:1-12)

Peter's Escape, and Death of Agrippa I (Acts 12:1-23)

Paul before Agrippa II (Acts 25:1-26:32)

Catholic Encyclopedia

Jona Lendering

Elizabeth Cary's play (1613)

"The Tragedy of Mariam, the Fair Queen of Jewry"

John the Baptist

Gospel of Matthew 14:1-12

Gospel of Mark 6:14-29

Barry D. Smith

James D. Tabor

Gustave Flaubert's story "Herodias"

English translation

French text

Oscar Wilde's play "Salome"

Original French text

English translation

Nancy Thuleen

The Antiquity


Slaughter of the Innocents

Domenico Ghirlandaio


Henri Regnault | Franz von Stuck

The Liberation of St. Peter

Raffaello Sanzio

The New Howell Theater

Other Related Websites

Herod's Temple

Rita Hayworth as Salome

Fortress of Machaerous

King Herod's Tomb


On Herods, Jesus, and Apostles

Coins of the Herods

Veil dancing


Lucas Cranach the Elder's Salome
c. 1515
Museum of Fine Arts, Budapest


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