Lectionary Calendar
Monday, June 17th, 2024
the Week of Proper 6 / Ordinary 11
Attention!
We are taking food to Ukrainians still living near the front lines. You can help by getting your church involved.
Click to donate today!

Bible Dictionaries
Absalom's Pillar

Smith's Bible Dictionary

Search for…
or
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W Y Z
Prev Entry
Absalom
Next Entry
Absalom's Place
Resource Toolbox

Absalom's Pillar. A monument of tomb which Absalom had built during his lifetime in the king's dale, that is, the valley of the Kedron, at the foot of Mount Olivet, near Jerusalem, 2 Samuel 18:18, compare with 2 Samuel 14:27. For his three sons, and where he probably expected to be buried. The tomb there now, and called by Absalom's name was probably built at a later date.

Bibliography Information
Smith, William, Dr. Entry for 'Absalom's Pillar'. Smith's Bible Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/​dictionaries/​eng/​sbd/​a/absaloms-pillar.html. 1901.
 
adsfree-icon
Ads FreeProfile