King Demetrius II does not keep his word with Jonathan (1 Macc 11:52-11:53)

“So King Demetrius sat on the throne of his kingdom. The land was quiet before him. But he broke his word about all that he had promised. He became estranged from Jonathan. He did not repay the favors that Jonathan had done him, but treated him very harshly.”

Once the revolt in Antioch was put down, King Demetrius II had peace. However, he did not keep his word with Jonathan. He never repaid him the favors that he had done for him. Instead, he treated Jonathan harshly. This does not bode well.

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