brother of goodness

(brother of goodness). + The son of Phinehas and grandson of Eli, and therefore of the family of Ithamar. (1 Samuel 14:3; 22:9,11) (B.C. 1125.) He was succeeded by his son Ahijah ([100]Ahimelech). (B.C. 1085.) + Son of Amariah, and father of Zadok the high priest, (1 Chronicles 6:7,8; 2 Samuel 8:17) of the house […]

-1. High priest, father of Ahiah 1Sa 14:3; 22:9,11,12,20 -2. Father of Zadok 2Sa 8:17; 1Ch 18:16 -3. Ruler of the house of God 1Ch 9:11; Ne 11:11 -4. The Ahitub mentioned in 1Ch 6:8,11,12 .Is probably identical with the last described above, or else he is confused with Azariah 2Ch 31:10

Brother of goodness = good. (1.) The son of Phinehas. On the death of his grandfather Eli he succeeded to the office of high priest, and was himself succeeded by his son Ahijah (1 Sam. 14:3; 22:9, 11, 12, 20). (2.) The father of Zadok, who was made high priest by Saul after the extermination […]