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Daemon
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Cyrus the Great

Better known as Cyrus the Great, Cyrus II was the founder of the Persian Empire under the Achaemenid dynasty. In around 550 BCE, Cyrus united the kingdoms of Media and Persia, forming the beginnings of an empire that would eventually spread from Egypt to the Indus River and become the largest state the world had yet seen. Because he respected the customs and religions of each part of his empire, Cyrus was often seen as a liberator rather than a conqueror. How does the Bible treat Cyrus? More...
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Cyrus the Great
Better known as Cyrus the Great, Cyrus II was the founder of the Persian Empire under the Achaemenid dynasty. In around 550 BCE, Cyrus united the kingdoms of Media and Persia, forming the beginnings of an empire that would eventually spread from Egypt to the Indus River and become the largest state the world had yet seen. Because he respected the customs and religions of each part of his empire, Cyrus was often seen as a liberator rather than a conqueror.
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Bible treats him favourable, for Cyrus liberated the Jews from the Babylonian captivity.
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Cyrus the Great proved the historical accuracy of the Bible! Merry Christmas and God bless you all!

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Bible gives many accounts how Jews declined to worship other deity than their God.
The Book also gives accounts how Jews opposed foreign rule and how they were treated in response.


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