Wisdom Library Logo

Arch Of Titus, 1 Definition(s)

Arch Of Titus means something in Christianity Check out some of the following descriptions:

1 Definition(s) from various sources:

A triumphal arch erected at Rome, and still remaining there, to commemorate the conquest of Judea and the destruction of Jerusalem by the emperor Titus. It was erected after his death, A.D. 91, by the senate and people of Rome. It was a magnificent structure, decorated with bas-reliefs and inscriptions, and is of especial interest because its historic bas-reliefs represent the captors carrying in triumph to Rome the golden candlestick and sacred utensils from the Jewish temple at Jerusalem. From these we obtain our best idea of their shape. --ED.

Added: 21.Aug.2011 | Source: Christianity: Smith's Bible Dictionary
Rating: -

- Look for other relevant definitions:

Search found: 81 related definition(s) for Arch Of Titus that might help you understand this better. Below are the 15 most relevant articles:

· Titus
honourable, was with Paul and Barnabas at Antioch, and accompanied them to the c...
3 desc.
· Arch
an architectural term found only in Ezekiel 40:16 Ezekiel 40:21 Ezekiel 40:22 Ez...
1 desc.
· Titus Justus
(The form given in the Revised Version, of the proselyte Justus, at whose house ...
1 desc.
· Epistle to Titus
was probably written about the same time as the first epistle to Timothy, with w...
2 desc.
· Candlestick
Lampstand.And thou shalt make a CANDLESTICK of pure gold: of beaten work shall t...
3 desc.
· Paul
=Saul (q.v.) was born about the same time as our Lord. His circumcision-name was...
4 desc.
· Crete
now called Candia, one of the largest islands in the Meditterranean, about 140 m...
3 desc.
· Second Epistle to the Corinthians
Shortly after writing his first letter to the Corinthians, Paul left Ephesus, wh...
2 desc.
· Jerusalem
called also Salem, Ariel, Jebus, the "city of God," the "holy city;" by the mode...
4 desc.
· Tyropoeon Valley
(i.e., "Valley of the Cheesemongers"), the name given by Josephus the historian ...
1 desc.
· Nicopolis
city of victory, where Paul intended to winter ( Titus 3:12 ). There were severa...
3 desc.
· Zenas
a disciple called "the lawyer," whom Paul wished Titus to bring with him ( Titus...
3 desc.
· Deaconess
Romans 16:1 Romans 16:3 Romans 16:12 ; Phil Romans 4:2 Romans 4:3 ; 1 Timothy 3:...
2 desc.
· Excommunication
(expulsion from communion ). Jewish excommunication. --The Jewish system of exco...
2 desc.
· Bishop
An overseer.This is a true saying, If a man desire the office of a BISHOP, he de...
5 desc.

- Find the meaning of this word in other text:

Search found: 79 books containing Arch Of Titus. You can also click to the full overview containing textual excerpts. Below are the 20 most relevant text pages:


You have to be a member in order to post comments. Click here to login or click here to become a member.