Character Study on Jedidah

Character Study on Jedidah

2 Kings 22: Josiah was eight years old when he began to reign, and he reigned thirty and one years in Jerusalem. And his mother's name was Jedidah, the daughter of Adaiah of Boscath.

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Hitchcock's Bible Names - Jedidah
Well beloved; amiable
Holman Bible Dictionary - Jedidah
(jeh di' duh) Personal name meaning, “darling” or “beloved.” Mother of Josiah king of Judah (2 Kings 22:1 ).

Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible - Jedidah
JEDIDAH . Mother of Josiah ( 2 Kings 22:1 ).

Morrish Bible Dictionary - Jedidah
Daughter of Adaiah, and mother of Josiah king of Judah. 2 Kings 22:1 .

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Jedidah - Jedidah
Adaiah - Father of Jedidah and grandfather of Josiah, king of Judah
Josi'ah -
The son of Amon and Jedidah, succeeded his father B
Josiah - And with Jedidah for his mother, and with Jeremiah for his minister, both Manasseh his grandfather and Amon his father taken together did not succeed in corrupting and destroying young Josiah. ' With Jeremiah every Sabbath-day among the ruins of the temple, and with Jedidah every week-day at home, notwithstanding all Josiah's drawbacks and heart-breaks,-or, rather, because of them,-I do not wonder that Josiah soon became the very best sovereign that had ever sat on the throne of David. Neither David's God, nor Jedidah's God, nor Jeremiah's God will suffice for Josiah. Monica's son, like Jedidah's son, had drunk in the name of Jesus Christ with his mother's milk; and all the folly of philosophy, and all the sweetness of sensuality could never seduce nor satisfy Augustine's heart. And so it has been, and so it will be, with thousands of the sons of mothers like Jedidah, and with thousands of the scholars and young communicants of ministers like Jeremiah and Zephaniah
Josiah - " Since Amon was wicked it is likely that Jedidah ("beloved"), like Lois and Eunice (2 Timothy 1:5), had early instilled into her child pious principles which bore fruit betimes, for in spite of the closing error which cost him his life the Holy Spirit, who remembers the graces and ignores the exceptional fails of believers, testifies "he declined neither to the right hand nor to the left