1 Mac 6:1 • Now king Antiochus was going through the higher countries, and he heard that the city of Elymais in Persia was greatly renowned, and abounding in silver and gold.
2 Mac 9:1 • At that time Antiochus returned with dishonour out of Persia.
Dan 11:2 • And now I will shew thee the truth. Behold there shall stand yet three kings in Persia, and the fourth shall be enriched exceedingly above them all: and when he shall be grown mighty by his riches, he shall stir up all against the kingdom of Greece.
1 Mac 14:2 • And Arsaces the king of Persia and Media heard that Demetrius was entered within his borders, and he sent one of his princes to take him alive, and bring him to him.
1 Mac 6:5 • And whilst he was in Persia, there came one that told him, how the armies that were in the land of Juda were put to flight:
Ezra 4:5 • And they hired counsellors against them, to frustrate their design all the days of Cyrus king of Persia, even until the reign of Darius king of the Persians.
Ezra 1:8 • Now Cyrus king of Persia brought them forth by the hand of Mithridates the son of Gazabar, and numbered them to Sassabasar the prince of Juda.
2 Mac 1:12 • For he made numbers of men swarm out of Persia that have fought against us, and the holy city.
2 Mac 1:13 • For when the leader himself was in Persia, and with him a very great army, he fell in the temple of Nanea, being deceived by the counsel of the priests of Nanea.
2 Mac 1:19 • For when our fathers were led into Persia, the priests that then were worshippers of God took privately the fire from the altar, and hid it in a valley where there was a deep pit without water, and there they kept it safe, so that the place was unknown to all men.
2 Chron 36:20 • Whosoever escaped the sword, was led into Babylon, and there served the king and his sons till the reign of the king of Persia.
2 Mac 1:20 • But when many years had passed, and it pleased God that Nehemias should be sent by the king of Persia, he sent some of the posterity of those priests that had hid it, to seek for the fire: and as they told us, they found no fire, but thick water.
2 Mac 9:21 • As for me, being infirm, but yet kindly remembering you, returning out of the places of Persia, and being taken with a grievous disease, I thought it necessary to take care for the common good:
1 Mac 3:31 • And he was greatly perplexed in mind, and purposed to go into Persia, and to take tributes of the countries, and to gather much money.
2 Mac 1:33 • And when this matter became public, it was told to the king of Persia, that in the place where the priests that were led away, had hid the fire, there appeared water, with which Nehemias and they that were with him had purified the sacrifices.
1 Mac 6:56 • Was returned from Persia, and Media, with the army that went with him, and that he sought to take upon him the affairs of the kingdom: