Hilkiah


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Hilkiah

(hĭlkī`ə), in the Bible. 1 High priest under King Josiah and a leader in his revival of religion. 2 Father of Jeremiah. 3 Father of EliakimEliakim
. 1 King of Judah: see Jehoiakim. 2 Important officer of state under King Hezekiah. 3 Priest at the dedication of the new wall at Jerusalem. 4, 5 Names appearing in the Gospel genealogies.
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 (2.) 4 Merarite Levites. 5 Father of GemariahGemariah
, in the Bible. 1 Jewish noble favorable to Jeremiah and Baruch. 2 Envoy to Nebuchadnezzar.
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 (2.) 6 Companion of Ezra. 7 Levite who returned with Zerubbabel.
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She describes an Indian raid in which the families at Bridgman's Fort were: Caleb Howe, Hilkiah Grout, and Benjamin Garfield.
Attorneys who subscribed were Thomas Collin; Michael Laws and Robert Shafto, as did the Rev Dr Gray, rector of Bishopwearmouth and Hilkiah Hall, who owned a glass works.
Now after these things, in the reign of Artaxerxes king of Persia, Ezra the son of Seraiah, the son of Azariah, the son of Hilkiah, the son of Shallum, the son of Zadok, the son of Ahitub, the son of Amariah, the son of Azariah, the son of Meraioth, the son of Zerahiah, the son of Uzzi, the son of Bukki, the son of Abishua, the son of Phinehas, the son of Eleazar, the son of Aaron the chief priest (1) .
The supervisors and craftsmen, who worked under the direction of Hilkiah, the high priest, were paid from donations.
Guest preacher was Bishop Hilkiah who praised the work of the links between Wakefield and Mara.
Asinyetogha Hilkiah Igoni, Rivers State University of Science and Technology
It seems that an old scroll (now thought to be probably the original form of Deuteronomy) was found in the temple by the priest Hilkiah, who asked a scribe to read it to the king.
Perhaps not fully realizing how precious the scrolls are, Hilkiah hands them over to his assistant, Shaphan, as if to say, "By the way, give these to the king.
We get a glimpse of one answer to this question in the scrolls that were discovered by Hilkiah.
And yesterday the Bishop of Mara, Bishop Hilkiah Omindo, preached in Wakefield Cathedral as part of a special celebration service to mark both the 20th anniversary of the church link and the forthcoming Lambeth Conference.
After Hilkiah found the Torah scroll, Josiah tore his garments and Huldah affirmed the sealed decree against Jerusalem (II Kg.
During the refurbishing of the Temple, Hilkiah made a momentous discovery: 'I have found a scroll of the Teaching [Torah] in the House of the Lord' (II Kgs.