Pedaiah (Pi-day´yuh; Heb., “Yah[weh] has ransomed”)

1 The father of Joel, an officer of King David in charge of the western territory of Manasseh (1Chr 27:20). 2 The father of Zebidah, the mother of King Jehoiakim (2Kgs 23:36). 3 The third son of King Jehoiachin (Jeconiah) and father of Zerubbabel and Shimei (1Chr 3:18-19). According to (Hag 1:1, Hag 1:12, Hag 1:14; Hag 2:2, Hag 2:23; Ezra 3:2, Ezra 3:8; Ezra 5:2; and )Neh 12:1, Shealtiel, the brother of Pedaiah, was the father of Zerubbabel. 4 One of the men who assisted Nehemiah in rebuilding the wall of Jerusalem (Neh 3:25). He was a son of Parosh, an important postexilic clan (Ezra 8:3; Neh 7:8). 5 The grandfather of Sallu, a Benjaminite resident of postexilic Jerusalem (Neh 11:7; 1Chr 9:7). 6 A Levite appointed by Nehemiah as treasurer in the storehouse to distribute food to Levites (Neh 13:13). 7 One of the men who stood at the left hand of Ezra during the reading of the Torah in Jerusalem (Neh 8:4).

1Chr 27:20

20for the Ephraimites, Hoshea son of Azaziah; for the half-tribe of Manasseh, Joel son of Pedaiah;

2Kgs 23:36

Jehoiakim Reigns over Judah
36Jehoiakim was twenty-five years old when he began to reign; he reigned eleven years in Jerusalem. His mother's name was Zebidah da ... View more

1Chr 3:18-19

18Malchiram, Pedaiah, Shenazzar, Jekamiah, Hoshama, and Nedabiah;19The sons of Pedaiah: Zerubbabel and Shimei; and the sons of Zerubbabel: Meshullam and Hanania ... View more

Hag 1:1

The Command to Rebuild the Temple
1In the second year of King Darius, in the sixth month, on the first day of the month, the word of the Lord came by the prophe ... View more

Hag 1:12

12Then Zerubbabel son of Shealtiel, and Joshua son of Jehozadak, the high priest, with all the remnant of the people, obeyed the voice of the Lord their God, an ... View more

Hag 1:14

14And the Lord stirred up the spirit of Zerubbabel son of Shealtiel, governor of Judah, and the spirit of Joshua son of Jehozadak, the high priest, and the spir ... View more

Hag 2:2

2Speak now to Zerubbabel son of Shealtiel, governor of Judah, and to Joshua son of Jehozadak, the high priest, and to the remnant of the people, and say,

Hag 2:23

23On that day, says the Lord of hosts, I will take you, O Zerubbabel my servant, son of Shealtiel, says the Lord, and make you like a signet ring; for I have ch ... View more

Ezra 3:2

2Then Jeshua son of Jozadak, with his fellow priests, and Zerubbabel son of Shealtiel with his kin set out to build the altar of the God of Israel, to offer bur ... View more

Ezra 3:8

Foundation Laid for the Temple
8In the second year after their arrival at the house of God at Jerusalem, in the second month, Zerubbabel son of Shealtiel and Je ... View more

Ezra 5:2

2Then Zerubbabel son of Shealtiel and Jeshua son of Jozadak set out to rebuild the house of God in Jerusalem; and with them were the prophets of God, helping th ... View more

)Neh 12:1

A List of Priests and Levites
1These are the priests and the Levites who came up with Zerubbabel son of Shealtiel, and Jeshua: Seraiah, Jeremiah, Ezra,

Neh 3:25

25Palal son of Uzai repaired opposite the Angle and the tower projecting from the upper house of the king at the court of the guard. After him Pedaiah son of Pa ... View more

Ezra 8:3

3of the descendants of Shecaniah. Of Parosh, Zechariah, with whom were registered one hundred fifty males.

Neh 7:8

8the descendants of Parosh, two thousand one hundred seventy-two.

Neh 11:7

7And these are the Benjaminites: Sallu son of Meshullam son of Joed son of Pedaiah son of Kolaiah son of Maaseiah son of Ithiel son of Jeshaiah.

1Chr 9:7

7Of the Benjaminites: Sallu son of Meshullam, son of Hodaviah, son of Hassenuah,

Neh 13:13

13And I appointed as treasurers over the storehouses the priest Shelemiah, the scribe Zadok, and Pedaiah of the Levites, and as their assistant Hanan son of Zac ... View more

Neh 8:4

4The scribe Ezra stood on a wooden platform that had been made for the purpose; and beside him stood Mattithiah, Shema, Anaiah, Uriah, Hilkiah, and Maaseiah on ... View more

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