The “new Pharisees”, PSD and Amadora | opinion

Around the 2nd century BC A political-cultural group achieved a prominent position in Jewish society and succeeded in establishing a new ethical-cultural legitimacy through which the community would govern under the penalty of ideological falsehood. This caste of truth came to be known as the Pharisees and they were defined as the most devout, the true community, the “saints”.

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