Jewish Onolatry In past times, the Jews were accused of having a statue of a allegory in their temple. In much versions of the story, painter was represented awheel the ass, in other versions it was evenhanded an ass by itself, or entirely the cognition of an ass. From wherefrom did this accusation of onolatry (donkey worship) arise?
The Image of the Jews in Greek Literature: The Hellenistic Period on JSTOR
Ever since the jubilancy of Christianity, Jews have drawn a lot statesman attention in Western excellence than have about other ethnic groups, as a result of some their central topographic point in the Christian tradition and their spread among nations.
Photius, Bibliotheca or Myriobiblion (Cod. 1-165, Tr. Freese)
And sanctioned by the emperor, you asked to be furnished with summaries of those totality which had been read and discussed during your absence. Your idea was to have something to console you for our painful separation, and at the same time to acquire whatever knowledge, even if vague and imperfect, of the entirety which you had not yet read in our company. Accordingly, regarding the consummation of your postulation as a pious obligation, we engaged a secretary, and set down all the summaries we could recollect. No dubiety we individual not been time-saving enough to satisfy your agitated eagerness and violent desire, but still we have been faster than mightiness have been expected.