A war an armed conflict between nations or conflicting political communities. Wars are necessarily intentional. The actors are states, competing alliances or one or more communities within a state that are seeking either independence and statehood or the outright overthrow of the extant government. Wars may be waged against not only nations but against alliances or blocks of nations or other organized militant communities.
Caiaphas (Greek Καϊάφας) was the Roman-appointed Jewish high priest between 18 and 37 C.E., best known for his role in the trial of Jesus. His full name was Yosef Bar Kayafa (Hebrew יוסף בַּר קַיָּפָא), which translates as Joseph, son of Caiaphas. A member of the party of the Sadducees, Caiaphas was the son-in-law of Annas, a previous high priest who had also succeeded in placing several of his own sons in the office.
Aruba is a 32 kilometer-long island of the Lesser Antilles in the Caribbean Sea, 50 miles (80 km) northwest of Curaçao 18 miles north of the Paraguaná Peninsula of Venezuela. It belongs to the Realm of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, which consists of a European state, the Netherlands, and two Caribbean states, Aruba and the Netherlands Antilles.
Notes ↑ Peter Hebblethwaite. Pope John XXIII: Shepherd of the Modern World. (Galilee Trade, 1987), 303. ↑ "Dogmatic Constitution on the Church." Retrieved June 16, 2008. ↑ "Decree on Ecumenism." Retrieved June 16, 2008. ↑ Mater et Magistra . Retrieved June 4, 2008. ↑ Pacem in terris . Retrieved June 4, 2008.
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