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Obadiah the Officer

 

(servant of the Lord):

An officer of high rank in the court of Ahab. (1 Kings 18:3) He was a devout worshipper of Jehovah, and at the peril of his life concealed over a hundred prophets during the persecution by Jezebel; (1 Kings 18:3-16) (B.C. 904.)

 

* See other occurrences of the same term: Obadiah.

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