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    ContributionsRaymond Martin (Editor), Sylvio Scorza (Editor), Richard Whitaker (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11501452M
    ISBN 100935106340
    ISBN 109780935106343

    The Book of Obadiah is found in both the Hebrew Bible and the Old Testament of the Christian Bible, where it is the shortest book, only one chapter authorship is generally attributed to a person named Obadiah, which means “servant (or worshipper) of the Lord”.Obadiah is classified as a "minor prophet" in the Christian Bible due to the brevity of the writing (only 21 verses) and. Obadiah. By Mary Jane Chaignot. Obadiah has the dubious distinction of being the shortest book in the Old Testament. It is comprised of a single oracle, spoken by a prophet of that name. There is no additional information about this prophet, even though the name "Obadiah" is frequently found in the Old Testament, identifying at least a dozen different persons.

    1 Kings | View whole chapter | See verse in context And Ahab called Obadiah, which was the governor of his house.(Now Obadiah feared the LORD greatly: Revelation | View whole chapter | See verse in context And if any man shall take away from the words of the book of this prophecy, God shall take away his part out of the book of life, and out of the holy city, and from the things. Obadiah synonyms, Obadiah pronunciation, Obadiah translation, English dictionary definition of Obadiah. also Abdias A Hebrew prophet of the sixth century bc. n. See Table at Bible. n 1. a Hebrew prophet 2. the book containing his oracles, chiefly directed.

    OBADIAH, BOOK OF (עֹֽבַדְיָ֑ה, servant of Yah), the shortest OT book, stands fourth among the minor prophets in the MT, but fifth in the is directed against the Edomites. Background. The Edomites were descendants of Esau. Until the 5th cent., b.c. they lived S of the Dead Sea in an area approximately m. by 50 m. Their fortified cities included Sela (Petra), Teman and Bozrah. The prophet Obadiah is otherwise unknown and nothing of his family or background is given in his prophecy. The name means “Servant of Yahweh” and so would be a popular one. Ahab’s steward who met Elijah (1 Kings 18) was so named. There is insufficient historical data in the book to identify its historical setting.

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The book of Obadiah is a book Obadiah book Prophetic Oracles. The prophet Obadiah wrote it. Its authorship is difficult to date but was possibly written about B.C. or B.C. The key personalities are the Edomites. The purpose of Obadiah is to Obadiah book that God will judge all those who Obadiah book against His children, His chosen people; Edom is used as.

Book of Obadiah Bible search results. 1 Kings [ Elijah and Obadiah] After a long time, in the third year, the word of the Lord came to Elijah: “Go and present yourself to Ahab, and I. Obadiah Or Behold, I have made you small among the nations; you are utterly despised.

Obadiah Or of Sela. Obadiah Hebrew lacks those who eat. Obadiah Hebrew he has. Obadiah Hebrew do not enlarge your mouth. Cross references: Obadiah See Jer.

; Ezek. Obadiah Obadiah book ver.see Jer. Obadiah announces Edom's downfall to Babylon, which is an image of how God will bring down all arrogant and violent nations. The smallest Old Testament account, the Book of Obadiah is a vision written by The Lord's prophet known as Obadiah, who prophesied against Israel's relative nation Edom.

The Edomites, who were descended from Jacob's. Book of Obadiah, also spelled Abdias, the fourth of 12 Old Testament books that bear the names of the Minor Prophets, in the Jewish canon treated as one book, The Twelve.

Obadiah, with only one chapter consisting of 21 verses, is the shortest of all Old Testament books and purports to be a record of “the vision of Obadiah.”. Go To Obadiah Index. Title: The book is named after the prophet who received the vision ().

Obadiah means “servant of the Lord” and occurs 20 times in the Old Testament, referring to many other Old Testament individuals. Obadiah is the shortest book in the Old Testament and is. Obadiah&#;s Vision The vision of is what the Sovereign Lord says about Edom&#;We have heard a message from the Lord:An envoy was sent to the nations to say,&#;Rise, let us go.

The author does a wonderful job showing the interaction between Obadiah and his siblings in the book. The book has a lot of realistic elements to the story and was a rather enjoyable read. We bought it along with "Rachel and Obadiah" and "Thy Friend Obadiah" all three were wonderful stories/5(10).

Author: Obadiah verse 1 identifies the author of the Book of Obadiah as the Prophet Obadiah. Date of Writing: The Book of Obadiah was likely written between and B.C.

Purpose of Writing: Obadiah, the shortest book in the Old Testament, is only 21 verses long. Obadiah is a prophet of God who uses this opportunity to condemn Edom for sins against both God and Israel. Lost somewhere in the dark corner of your Bible is a brief, but largely unfamiliar book called Obadiah.

You may, like me, have trouble separating the pages between Amos and Jonah just to get to it. That’s because, although Obadiah is an easy read (only 21 verses long), it is in the running for the most forgotten book in our Bibles.

The author does a wonderful job showing the interaction between Obadiah and his siblings in the book. The book has a lot of realistic elements to the story and was a rather enjoyable read. We bought it along with "Obadiah the Bold" and "Thy Friend Obadiah" all three were wonderful by: 1.

The vision of Obadiah: The Hebrew name Obadiah means "Worshipper of Yahweh" or "Servant of Yahweh." There are 13 "Obadiahs" in the Old Testament, and one of these may the Obadiah who wrote this book.

- An Obadiah was an officer in King Ahab of Israel's court. THE BOOK OF OBADIAH. This book, the shortest among the twelve minor prophets, is a single twenty-one-verse oracle against Edom.

Nothing is known of the author, although his prophecy against Edom, a neighbor and rival of Israel, indicates a date of composition sometime after the Babylonian destruction of Jerusalem in B.C., when the Edomites apparently took advantage of the helpless people.

The Book of Obadiah Introduction to the Book of Obadiah in the Bible. Obadiah - The vision of Obadiah. Thus saith the Lord GOD concerning Edom; We have heard a rumour from the LORD, and an ambassador is sent among the heathen, Arise ye, and let us rise up against her in battle.

This is the vision that the Sovereign Lord revealed to Obadiah concerning the land of &#;s Judgment AnnouncedWe have heard a message from the Lordthat an ambassador was sent to the nation. This book, which bears the title "The Vision of Obadiah," consists of but twenty-one verses, which are devoted to a prophecy against Edom.

The prophecy is usually divided into two parts: verses 1. Welcome to the study of the shortest book in the Word. Obadiah has one chapter and twenty-one verses. As brief as this book is, scholars raise many questions about it. They debate its author and date of composition, and they point to the striking similarity between passages in Obadiah and Jeremiah to question whether ObadiahFile Size: KB.

The Book of Obadiah is the only one chapter book in the Old Testament. Obadiah is the shortest book in the Old Testament. Obadiah probably lived in the Southern Kingdom of Judah. There are thirteen Obadiahs in the Old Testament. No kings are mentioned in Obadiah.

Some believe Obadiah may have been a contemporary of Elisha. So Obadiah is just a prophet who wrote one of the great prophecies of the Scripture. Pusey said, “God has willed that his name alone and this brief prophecy should be known to the world.” Obadiah is a little book, but it is an example of an atomic bomb in the Bible.

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Obadiah 1 Commentary, One of over Bible commentaries freely available, this commentary is one of the most respected interdenominational commentaries ever written.The book closes with the promise of deliverance for Zion: “And the House of Jacob shall possess their possessions.” (Obadiah 17) “The first step in the future successes of the Jews is the recovery of what was previously their own” (Speaker’s Commentary).

Obadiah predicts the coming of the Day of the Lord and the establishment of.Obadiah, Book of. This book of the Bible consists of one chapter, “concerning Edom,” its impending doom (), and the restoration of Israel ().This is the shortest book of the Old Testament.

There are on record the account of four captures of Jerusalem. by Shishak in the reign of Rehoboam (1 Kings ). by the Philistines and Arabians in the reign of Jehoram (2 Chr.