gift, or hope, of the Lord

(gift of Jehovah). + The original name of Zedekiah king of Judah, which was changed when Nebuchadnezzar placed him on the throne. (2 Kings 24:17) + A Levite singer of the sons of Asaph. (1 Chronicles 9:15) He was leader of the temple choir after its restoration, (Nehemiah 11:17; 12:8) in the time of Nehemiah, […]

-1. Original name of Zedekiah, king of Judah 2Ki 24:17 .See [2685]ZEDEKIAH -2. A Levite of the sons of Asaph 2Ch 20:14; Ne 12:8 -3. Son of Heman, who had charge of the ninth division of musicians 1Ch 25:4,16 -4. Descendant of Asaph, who assisted in purifying the temple 2Ch 29:13 -5. Four Israelites who […]

Gift of Jehovah. (1.) A Levite, son of Heman, the chief of the ninth class of temple singers (1 Chr. 25:4, 16). (2.) A Levite who assisted in purifying the temple at the reformation under Hezekiah (2 Chr. 29:13). (3.) The original name of Zedekiah (q.v.), the last of the kings of Judah (2 Kings […]