Gamaliel III

(3rd century)
   Nasi. Gamaliel succeeded his father JUDAH HA-NASI as nasi, or patriarch, and at the same time retained the leadership of the Sanhedrin. These two offices were separated only after the death of his son and successor, Judah Nesiah. Among Gamaliel’s pupils were numbered the greatest sages of the next generation, including Samuel, Hanina and Jochanan. He was responsible for the ruling which invalidated the ritual slaughter of the Samaritans.

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