About Matthat Son of Levi ben Melchi
B: 7/30/100, c. -780, c. -145, -67
descendand du Roi David à la 40è génération.
40th generation descendant of King David.
MATTHAT: gift of God. The son of Levi, and father of Heli (Luke 3:24). Easton's Bible Dictionary
(gift of God), a form of the name Matthan. son of Levi, in the genealogy of Christ. (Luke 3:20) (B.C. after 623.) Grandfather of the Virgin Mary. (Luke 3:21) Smith's Bible Dictionary
Prince Mattathias and Princess Alexandra II - The Paternal Grandparents of the Maiden, Miriam
Mary’s father, Heli or Alexander Helios III as he was known in history, was a Prince of David, whose father, Prince Mattan or Mattathias was renown, if for nothing else but his marriages to three notable women in Judea. His 1st wife was Esther of Jerusalem, his 2nd, Rachel of Arimathea, and his 3rd wife was Salome of Jerusalem, an Idumean Herodian princess, who was called “The Proselyte”.
His 1st wife, Esther of Jerusalem, became the mother of Heli ben Mattat or Prince Alexander Helios III. He became the father of Mary, the mother of Jesus. Esther of Jerusalem can be identified as the future Maccabee Queen known by her Greek name as Queen Alexandra II, who was the great grandmother of Yeshua (Jesus). Yet, who were the other step-mothers, of Jesus’ grandfather, Heli, and who were Heli’s other siblings?
Wives and Children of Mattathias, (Mattat ben Levi) Prince of David Three Wives of Prince Mattat ___________________________ |_______________________ | | |
Princess Alexandra II Rachel of Arimathea Salome of Jerusalem (Elizabeth of Jerusalem) “The Proselyte” Maccabee Daughter of King Hyrcanus
| | | Heli (Alexander III HeliosI) Joseph of Arimathea Prince Gjor Alexandra III | | | The “Temple Virgin” Miriam Josephes “King of the Jews” | Enygeus Simon V Bar Gjora
Yehoshua ben Miriam (Jesus son of Mary)
Though the evidence is only circumstantial, it is suggested by David Hughes and other genealogist that the wife of Mattan ben Levi, called Esther of Jerusalem, was actually the Jewish name of the last Maccabee Queen, whose later Greek regnal name was Queen Alexandra II. Before Alexandra became a Maccabee Queen with her 2nd marriage to Maccabee King Alexander II, her cousin, and later her 3rd marriage to Maccabee King Antigonus, also her cousin, she was married to a Nasi and Prince of Israel, called Mattathias. Was this Mattathias also the person as Mattan ben Levi, the father of Heli, the grandfather of Mary, and the great grandfather of Yehoshua (Jesus)? The evidence suggests the affirmative.
The name of the children of this union between Mattathias, the Nasi and Prince of Israel and Princess Alexandra II, prior to 49 BCE was Prince Alexander III Helios (the Biblical Heli) and his sister, Princess Alexandra III. This young Davidian and Maccabee princess later became the wife of Ptolemy Bar Mennius, a Babylonian Exilarch whose descendants are traced to Europe today.
We ask again, was this Davidian Nasi Prince Mattan ben Levi, the same Nasi as Prince Mattathias, who married the Maccabee Princess, and future Maccabee Queen, as the daughter of the Maccabee Priest-King Hyrcanus II and through this union had a son called Prince Alexander III “Helios”?
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