Huldah


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Huldah

(hŭl`də), in the Bible, prophetess, consulted by Josiah, King of Judah (640–609 B.C.) on the finding of the Law. She prophesied that divine judgment would fall on Judah, but that Josiah would die in peace before that judgment fell. While the first part of her prophecy was fulfilled, Josiah died in battle.

Huldah

tells of impending disaster for the idolatrous. [O.T.: II Kings 22:14–19]
References in classic literature ?
The next morning at recess Rebecca observed Minnie telling the tale with variations to Huldah Meserve.
Annwyl briod y diweddar Barchedig Meilir Pennant Lewis, mam gariadus Rhian a Ffion, nain Owain, Steffan, Lois, Mari, Annest a Gwynfor, mam-yngnghyfraith Kevin a Paul, chwaer Glyn a'r diweddar Huldah, Megan, Llewelyn a Meirion.
One of the stories has the same name as the novel; invokes the same nursery rhyme that serves as a matrix for the novel; is centered on "bird-boy" David and his guardians Theodore and Huldah, who are characters in the novel; and raises the same questions regarding David's identity and role.
He holds the book that Josiah found not to be an early edition of Deuteronomy 5-28, the majority opinion, but rather he finds the book of the law to be the Song of Moses in Deuteronomy 32, a passage responsible in his opinion for the indictment that the prophet Huldah issued against Israel (2 Kgs 22:16-17).
Josiah then sent Shaphan, Ahikam and other envoys to Huldah the prophetess, asking for her evaluation of the book's significance (II Kgs.
Akhigbe, Madura, and Huldah (1997) have developed a perfect model to assess the relationship between the CEO's remuneration and bank performance.
He was born April 9, 1956, in Coquille to James Causey and Huldah Armstrong.
Bien received the Huldah Flagg Waters Hearth Keepers Award.
Sharing the lead on five under par going into the last round, Dougherty crashed to a closing 79 and could only watch as his playing partner, Danish rookie, Jepp Huldah, was 12 strokes better, winning the Euro 300,000 first prize with a closing 67 for a nine under par total of 275.
Which of these descriptors best suit Miriam, Deborah, Huldah, Phoebe, Lydia and Nympha?
In the generously inclusive nineteenth-century biographical dictionaries, entries exist for Huldah the prophet, who advised the High Priest Samuel, and for Abigail, who came to King David's aid at a critical moment, although these characters feature in only a few Bible verses.