2 Maccabees 4:5-7 New American Bible (Revised Edition) (NABRE)
5 So he had recourse to the king, not as an accuser of his compatriots, but as one looking to the general and particular good of all the people. 6 He saw that without royal attention it would be impossible to have a peaceful government, and that Simon would not desist from his folly.
Jason as High Priest. 7 But Seleucus died, and when Antiochus surnamed Epiphanes succeeded him on the throne, Onias’ brother Jason obtained the high priesthood by corrupt means:
New American Bible (Revised Edition) (NABRE)
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