The Chronology of Ezra & Nehemiah, Part 2

The Priestly Genealogy Jeshua the high priest, who returned with Zerubbabel, was not a young man at the time. We know this because his father, Jehozadak, was taken into captivity (1 Chron. 6:15). Thus was 50 years before the decree of Cyrus (2 Kings 25:18-22, by implication). Jehozadak‚Äôs father Seraiah, slain by Nebuchadnezzar (2 Kings … Continue reading The Chronology of Ezra & Nehemiah, Part 2