Heli (Hee´li; Gk., “[God] is exalted”)

1 In the OT, the priest (Eli) before whom Samuel ministered at Shiloh (1Sam 1-4). 2 In the NT, the name of the father of Joseph in Luke’s genealogy of Jesus (Luke 3:23).

1Sam 1-4

Samuel's Birth and Dedication
1There was a certain man of Ramathaim, a Zuphite from the hill country of Ephraim, whose name was Elkanah son of Jeroham son of El ... View more

Luke 3:23

The Ancestors of Jesus
23Jesus was about thirty years old when he began his work. He was the son (as was thought) of Joseph son of Heli,

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