9:5), and against Athaliah
's mind that anyone was left of the seed royal (2 Chr.
The real villainous queen in Kings is Jezebel's daughter, Athaliah
(2 Kings 11).
In 843 BCE, Athaliah
, the daughter of Queen Jezebel, usurped the throne of Judah by extirpating all of the royal seed apart from Joash, a child kept hidden for six years with Jehoiada the chief priest.
Among their topics are abstraction on a lament: Psalm 13 as poured paint, the Book of Daniel from biblical archive to posthuman prophecy, a proposal to read Exodus as a lection for a sacred year in post-exilic Judea, biblical paradigms and feminist identity politics in readings of Hagar and Sarah, whether Athaliah
of Judah in 2 Kings 11 was a political anomaly or an ideological victim, the Babel complex: taking a turn around the tower and the city, picturing national idolatry, and biblical interpretation and disciplinary security.
(30) Jean Racine, Three Plays: Andromache, Phaedra, Athaliah
, the mother of Ahaziah, reacted by murdering all the royal children except Joash.
Molokomme & Keletso Mokobi, Custody and Guardianship of Children in Botswana: Customary Laws and Judicial Practice within the Framework of the Children's Convention, in LAW, CULTURE, TRADITION AND CHILDREN'S RIGHTS IN EASTERN AND SOUTHERN AFRICA 191, 194 (Welshman Ncube ed., 1998).
It surely is undue caution when Sweeney writes: "It is unlikely that all forty-two of Ahaziah's brothers would have been born to Athaliah
Mr Prescott, born in Prestatyn in 1938, will discover his great great grandmother Athaliah
Parrish had four children by her father Thomas Parrish, his three times great granddad.
The veteran Labour MP - who famously had a fling with secretary Tracey Temple - has learnt that great great gran Athaliah
had the kids when she lived with her widowed father Thomas.
Lord Bancroft's great great aunt was Athaliah
's younger sister Caroline.
Nothing worse than a bunch of stuffed shirts telling each other boring jokes about Athaliah
the daughter of King Ahab, right?