Luke 3:1

1 In the fifteenth year of the reign of Tiberius Caesar,
Emperor who ruled the Roman Empire a.d. 14-37
while Pontius
Pilate: Pontius Pilate was governor of the province of Judea a.d. 26-36.
Pilate was governor of Judea, c
Herod/Herodians: The name of the Idumean family ruling Palestine from 37 b.c. to a.d. 95; the main rulers from this family mentioned in the NT are: Herod Antipas(4 b.c.-a.d. 39) son of Herod the Great; ruled one-fourth of his father's kingdom (Galilee and Perea); killed John the Baptist and mocked Jesus; Herod I (37 b.c.-4 b.c.) also known as Herod the Great; built the great temple in Jerusalem and massacred the male babies in Bethlehem; Herod Agrippa I (A.D. 3744) The grandson of Herod the Great; he beheaded James the apostle and imprisoned Peter; Herod Agrippa II (A.D. 52ca 95) The great-grandson of Herod the Great; he heard Paul's defense. Herodians were political supporters of Herod the Great and his family
Herod was tetrarch
Or ruler
of Galilee, f his brother Philip tetrarch of the region of Iturea
A small province northeast of Galilee
and Trachonitis,
A small province northeast of Galilee
and Lysanias tetrarch of Abilene,
A small Syrian province
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