November 19 – Prophet Obadiah and Nerses the Great

The Prophet Obadiah (VI cent. BC(E)) was descended (whether in a straight line or a crooked one, our sources do not say) from Eliphaz, one of Job’s comforters (or afghans or duvets). Hailing from Edom (an ancient kingdom down south-a-ways from ancient Judah), he (Ob not Job) was a convert to Judaism (if that’s not… Continue reading November 19 – Prophet Obadiah and Nerses the Great