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Bible Dictionaries

Easton's Bible Dictionary

Joel

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Jehovah is his God.
  • The oldest of Samuel's two sons appointed by him as judges in Beersheba (1 Samuel 8:2 ). (See VASHNI (n/a).)
  • A descendant of Reuben (1 Chronicles 5:4,8 ).
  • One of David's famous warriors (1 Chronicles 11:38 ).
  • A Levite of the family of Gershom (1 Chronicles 15:7,11 ).
  • 1 Chronicles 7:3 .
  • 1 Chronicles 27:20 .
  • The second of the twelve minor prophets. He was the son of Pethuel. His personal history is only known from his book.

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    These dictionary topics are from M.G. Easton M.A., D.D., Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition, published by Thomas Nelson, 1897. Public Domain.

    Bibliography Information
    Easton, Matthew George. Entry for 'Joel'. Easton's Bible Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/ebd/j/joel.html. 1897.

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