exaltation of the Lord

(whom Jehovah has exalted). + Son of Ahab king of Israel, who succeeded his brother Ahaziah B.C. 896, and died B.C. 884. The alliance between the kingdoms of Israel and Judah, commenced by his father and Jehoshaphat, was very close throughout his reign. We first find him associated with Jehoshaphat and the king of Edom […]

-1. King of Judah 1Ki 22:50; 2Ki 8:16; 1Ch 3:11; 2Ch 21:5 .Marries Athaliah, whose wicked counsels influence his reign for evil 2Ki 8:18,19; 2Ch 21:6-13 .Murders his brothers to strengthen himself in his sovereignty 2Ch 21:4,13 .Edom revolts from 2Ki 8:20-22; 2Ch 21:8-10 .The Philistines and Arabians invade his territory 2Ch 21:16,17 .Death of […]

Jehovah-exalted. (1.) Son of Toi, king of Hamath, sent by his father to congratulate David on the occasion of his victory over Hadadezer (2 Sam. 8:10). (2.) A Levite of the family of Gershom (1 Chr. 26:25). (3.) A priest sent by Jehoshaphat to instructruct the people in Judah (2 Chr. 17:8). (4.) The son […]