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Categories: Incidents of violence against boys, Ante-Nicene Christian martyrs, Nativity of Jesus in the New Testament, Articles with short description, Christian saints from the New Testament
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Holy Innocents' Day  Innocents' Day  Massacre of the Innocents
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December 28, commemorating Herod's slaughter of the children of Bethlehem WordNet 3.0
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December 28, commemorating Herod's slaughter of the children of Bethlehem WordNet 3.0 & WordNet 2020
In the New Testament, the Massacre of the Innocents is the incident in the nativity narrative of the Gospel of Matthew in which Herod the Great, king of Judea, orders the execution of all male children two years old and under in the vicinity of Bethlehem. Wikipedia
And any of several artistic depictions of this massacre (e.g. by Giotto di Bondone) Wikipedia Disambiguation
Narrative from the Gospel of Matthew Wikidata