What is another word for Zephaniah?1 synonym found
Pronunciation:[ z_ɛ_f_ˈeɪ_n_ˈaɪə], [ zɛfˈe͡ɪnˈa͡ɪ͡ə], [ zɛfˈeɪnˈaɪə]
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Definition for Zephaniah:
- Jehovah has concealed, or Jehovah of darkness. The son of Cushi, and great-grandson of Hezekiah, and the ninth in the order of the minor prophets. He prophesied in the days of Josiah, king of Judah ( B.C. 641-610), and was contemporary with Jeremiah, with whom he had much in common. The book of his prophecies consists of: ( a) An introduction ( 1:1-6 ), announcing the judgment of the world, and the judgment upon Israel, because of their transgressions. ( b) The description of the judgment ( 1:7-18 ). ( c) An exhortation to seek God while there is still time ( 2:1-3 ). ( d) The announcement of judgment on the heathen ( 2:4-15 ). ( e) The hopeless misery of Jerusalem ( 3:1-7 ). ( f) The promise of salvation ( 3:8-20 ).
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