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With the second upheaval of 115 to 117 against Emperor Trajan and the third, the much more formidable Simon Bar Kochba revolt of 132 to 135 against Emperor Hadrian, the situation was tilted even more drastically against the Jews. There was great loss of life, enormous numbers enslaved, great devastation and destruction, and prolonged persecution. The Romans converted Jerusalem into a barracks town, erected a shrine to Jupiter, barred Jews from entering their holy city except once a year to mourn the destruction, and changed the name of the province from Judaea to Syria-Palestine.
The fact that the gospels do not report Christian persecution at the hands of Rome is part of their stance of loyalty to Rome, echoing Jesus' protestation to "Render unto Caesar.... " Similarly, by condemning the Jews, the evangelists probably were trying to appease Roman authorities, who still looked on Christians as just another Jewish sect, or possibly saw Christians as having it both ways, masquerading as Jews to retain the right of assembly and immunity from participating in emperor worship.
Empire") and his triumphal entry into Jerusalem, Caiaphas and Pilate would have had more than enough to proceed against Jesus. His triumphal entry was a symbolic challenge to Roman authority: Hailed as king, he seemed like a political leader, the conquering hero, Judas Maccabaeus or King David himself. 41 His words and actions excited the people and gave him, or showed that he had, a large following, which of itself was sufficient to rouse the high priest's fears and Roman suspicions of tumult and disorder.