Character Study on Joiada

Character Study on Joiada

Nehemiah 12: And Jeshua begat Joiakim, Joiakim also begat Eliashib, and Eliashib begat Joiada,
Nehemiah 12: And Joiada begat Jonathan, and Jonathan begat Jaddua.
Nehemiah 12: The Levites in the days of Eliashib, Joiada, and Johanan, and Jaddua, were recorded chief of the fathers: also the priests, to the reign of Darius the Persian.
Nehemiah 13: And one of the sons of Joiada, the son of Eliashib the high priest, was son in law to Sanballat the Horonite: therefore I chased him from me.

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Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible - Joiada
JOIADA. 1. One of the two who repaired the ‘old gate’ ( Nehemiah 3:6 ). 2. High priest, son of Eliashib ( Nehemiah 12:10-11 ; Nehemiah 12:22 ). One of his sons married the daughter of Sanballat the Horonite ( Nehemiah 13:28 f.).

Easton's Bible Dictionary - Joiada
(Whom Jehovah favours) = Jehoiada.
Nehemiah 3:6 .

One of the high priests (12:10,11,22).

Holman Bible Dictionary - Joiada
(joy' uh duh) Short form of personal name Jehoiada meaning, “Yah knows.” 1. Man who helped repair the old gate of Jerusalem under Nehemiah (Nehemiah 3:6 , KJV reads, Jehoiada). 2. High priest about 425 B.C. (Nehemiah 12:10-11 ,Nehemiah 12:10-11,12:22 ). Ezra suspected one of his sons, who married Sanballat's daughter, of being a traitor (Nehemiah 13:28 ). See Leviticus 21:14 ).

Morrish Bible Dictionary - Joiada
Son of Eliashib, a descendant of Jeshua the priest. Nehemiah 12:10,11,22 ; Nehemiah 13:28 .

Fausset's Bible Dictionary - Joiada
Nehemiah 13:28; Nehemiah 12:11-22. High-priest after his father Eliashib. His son married the Horonite Sanballat's daughter.

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Paseah - Father of Joiada (Nehemiah 3:6 )
Joiada - Joiada
Paseah - The father of Joiada ( Nehemiah 3:6 )
Jaddua - Joiada
Sanballat - His daughter became the wife of one of the sons of Joiada, a son of the high priest, much to the grief of (Nehemiah 13:28 )
Eliashib - He was son of Joiakim, grandson of Jeshua the son of Jozadak, the contemporary of Zerubbabel ( Nehemiah 12:10 , Ezra 3:1 ), and father of Joiada ( Nehemiah 12:10 ; Nehemiah 13:28 ). See Joiada, No
Sanbal'Lat - The only other incident in his life is his alliance with the high priest's family by the marriage of his daughter with one of the grandsons of Eliashib; but the expulsion from the priesthood of the guilty son of Joiada by Nehemiah promptly followed
Jehohanan - He is called son of Eliashib in Ezra 10:6 , Nehemiah 12:23 , but was probably his grandson, Joiada being his father ( Nehemiah 12:11 ; Nehemiah 12:22 )
Jehoiada - "Joiada
Eliashib - He was the son of Joiakim and the father of Joiada (Nehemiah 12:10 )
Sanaballat - 441, in his absence the high priest Eliashib married his grandson Manasseh son of Joiada to a daughter of Sanballat and allowed Tobiah, a kinsman of Sanballat, an apartment in the temple
Jon'Athan, - ) ... Son of Joiada, and his successor in the high priesthood
Jonathan - Priest, son of Joiada (Nehemiah 12:11 )
Jonathan - Son of Joiada, a priest
Nehemiah - One characteristic sentence vividly illustrates this relentless zeal: ‘And one of the sons of Joiada, the son of Eliashib the high priest, was son-in-law to San-ballat the Horonite: therefore I chased him from me’ ( Nehemiah 13:28 )
High Priest - His successors were Joiakim, Eliashib, Joiada, Johanan (Jonathan), and Jaddua