Who's Who in the Old Testament (Who's Who (Routledge))
Who's Who within the previous Testament brings vividly to lifestyles the hundreds of thousands of characters within the outdated testomony, and provides:
* approximately 3000 broad entries overlaying each character
* certain biographical details on each one personality, together with precisely the place to discover them within the Bible
* the full historic, geographical and archaeological context of every entry
* entire chronology of the times
* a bit at the Apocrypha - the gathering of works that bridges the space among the previous and New Testaments.
go back from exile in Babylon. [1 Chr. 9:4] four. date unknown. The ancestor of a relations who lower back with Zerubbabel from exile in Babylon. [Ezra 2:10; 10:29, 34] five. five century BC. the daddy of Rehum, a Levite who helped fix the partitions of Jerusalem throughout Nehemiah. [Neh. 3:17] 6. five century BC. A Levite within the days of Ezra who defined the legislations of Moses to the folk of Judah and later signed the covenant to monitor the legislation of the Lord. [Neh. 8:7; 9:4, five ; 10:13] 7. five century BC. a pace-setter.
WHO within the previous testomony Nebuchadnezzar himself in all his energy and glory. to be able to humble him and educate him that the Lord governed over all, he will be diminished to the extent of an animal. He will be pushed out of human society, devour grass like an ox and be sopping wet via the rain and dew. Daniel begged the king to repent and alter his methods whereas there has been but time. A yr later, whereas the king was once boasting of his may well, he was once attacked by means of a healthy of insanity and behaved within the manner that Daniel had.
approximately killing the Philistine champion Goliath, Eliab became on him angrily: ‘Why have you ever come down? And with whom have you ever left these few sheep within the barren region? i do know your presumption, and the evil of your heart.’ (1 Sam. 17:28) David grew to become clear of him and talked to different squaddies until eventually Saul heard concerning the unusual formative years and despatched for him. Later Eliab’s great-granddaughter Nahalath turned the spouse of Rehoboam, king of Judah. often known as Elihu. [1 Sam. 16:6; 17:28; 1 Chr. 2:13 27:18; 2 Chr.
was once resumed into the center of Moab. Elisha got here to survive Mount Carmel with an attendant known as Gehazi. Twenty miles away alongside the Jezreel valley was once the small city of Shunem. On his trips throughout the city, the prophet may cease for foodstuff in the house of a well-to-do and pious girl. She and her husband equipped and supplied a small room for him at the roof the place the holy guy might leisure. Elisha consulted along with his servant how he might pay off the woman’s kindness. The servant mentioned that she.
Of people who amassed jointly to accompany him numbered a few fifteen hundred males, or approximately 5 thousand souls in all, divided into twelve relatives clans. Ezra assembled the complete get together at the banks of a river, the place they camped for 3 days. In reviewing his combined contingent of settlers, Ezra discovered that notwithstanding it integrated a gaggle of clergymen, there have been no Levites, the conventional Temple employees. He despatched a deputation to Iddo, the pinnacle priest of the Jewish shrine at Casiphia, who recruited.