Obadiah (aka Abdias)
This section of the Catholic Bible contains the complete content of the Book of Obadiah with numbers, chapters and text of individual verses from the Douay Rheims Version of the Catholic Bible. Free, online access to study passages and verses contained in the chapters and verses of the Book of Obadiah for Bible Study or Sunday School lessons. Click the links to access the chapters and verses of the Book of Obadiah:
The Book of Obadiah
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Brief Overview of Obadiah - The Douay Rheims Catholic Bible
The content of Obadiah according to the Douay Rheims Roman Catholic Bible scriptures contains a short overview of the main subjects, people, events and ancient topics in the following summary of the Douay Rheims Roman Catholic Bible Scriptures:
- Obadiah is book number 19 in the Old Testament of the Catholic Bible. It contains 1 chapter.
- Obadiah is the shortest book in the Christian Bible
- Bible Scriptures from Obadiah is believed to have been written between 848 and 840 B.C.
- Who was Obadiah? Obadiah was a prophet, the fourth of the Minor Prophets. He was an Israelite who was chief in the household of King Ahab (King of Israel).
- Where was Edom? Edom was situated on the southern Dead Sea and adjacent Jordan
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Short Summary of Obadiah - The Bible Stories of Obadiah taken from the Scriptures
A short summary of the Bible Stories of Obadiah taken from the Scriptures. An overview of the main events and Biblical characters found in Obadiah together with the famous Bible Stories and brief summary of the Book of Obadiah from the Douay Rheims Roman Catholic Bible
- The Biblical stories, plot, characters and events detailed in this summary of Obadiah
- Obadiah is a prophet of God who condemns Edom for sins against both God and Israel.
- The Edomites were descendants of Esau whereas the Israelites are descendants of his twin brother, Jacob. A quarrel between the brothers affected their descendants for over 1,000 years
- The Edomites forbade Israel to cross their land during the Exodus from Egypt
- Obadiah's prophecy is that the kingdom of Edom will be destroyed completely and the destruction of Israel because of their unfaithfulness
- The Biblical stories, plot, characters and events detailed in Obadiah
The above summary details the Bible people and summary of important events which occur in the Douay Rheims version of the Catholic Bible scriptures of the Book of Obadiah. People of the Roman Catholic faith can this useful short summary of these Bible Scriptures for an online Catholic Bible study course or biblical studies. This brief summary of Obadiah is also very useful for Catholic Sunday School lessons and Roman Catholic Bible Study at home.
The Book of Obadiah
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