1 The son of Asaph; he was the record keeper of King Hezekiah who, with Eliakim the palace steward and Shebnah the scribe, met with the envoy of the Assyrian ruler Sennacherib, who was demanding the surrender of Jerusalem (2Kgs 18:17-37; Isa 36). 2 A Levite of the Gershonite clan (1Chr 6:21). 3 The son of Obed-edom, of the Korahite clan of gatekeepers (1Chr 26:4). 4 The son of Zimmah; he was a Levite of the Gershonite clan who, with his son Eden, participated in the cleansing of the Temple during Hezekiah’s reforms (2Chr 29:12). 5 The son of Joahaz; he was sent by King Josiah to effect repairs on the Temple (2Chr 34:8).
17The king of Assyria sent the Tartan, the Rabsaris, and the Rabshakeh with a great army from Lachish to King Hezekiah at Jerusalem. They went up and came to Je ... View more
Sennacherib Threatens Jerusalem
1In the fourteenth year of King Hezekiah, King Sennacherib of Assyria came up against all the fortified cities of Judah and capt ... View more
21Joah his son, Iddo his son, Zerah his son, Jeatherai his son.
4Obed-edom had sons: Shemaiah the firstborn, Jehozabad the second, Joah the third, Sachar the fourth, Nethanel the fifth,
12Then the Levites arose, Mahath son of Amasai, and Joel son of Azariah, of the sons of the Kohathites; and of the sons of Merari, Kish son of Abdi, and Azariah ... View more
Discovery of the Book of the Law
8In the eighteenth year of his reign, when he had purged the land and the house, he sent Shaphan son of Azaliah, Maaseiah the g ... View more