Who was King David?

Anointing the shepherd boy King David (c. 1000 bce) was the second king of ancient Israel. He founded the Judaean dynasty and united all the tribes of Israel under a…

What is Habakkuk’s hymn? 

Habakkuk’s prophecy In his book, the prophet Habakkuk prays for the deliverance of Judah from the devastating consequences of their rebellion against God. His prayer is followed by a revelation…

What is the prophecy of Elam?

The prophecy of Elam The prophets Isaiah, Jeremiah and Ezekiel all write judgments against Elam. But the Prophet Jeremiah especially gives a prophecy about the fate of the ancient nations…

Who was the prophet Hosea in the Bible?

Hosea The prophet Hosea authored the book that bears his name. He was the first of the twelve Minor Prophets, so called, not because their works were less significant than…