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Book of Obadiah

Obadiah Summary

The canonical Book of Obadiah, a book in the Christian Old Testament, is an oracle concerning the divine judgment of Edom and the restoration of Israel. The book consists of a single chapter that is divided into 21 verses. It is one of the shortest books in the Bible.

In Christianity, its authorship is attributed to a prophet named Obadiah; whose name means “servant or worshipper of Yahweh.” The book of Obadiah is classified as a minor prophet of the Old Testament, due to its short length. To read the prophecy-filled book of Obadiah, use GodVine’s completely free online Bible! Just click on Chapter 1 to read it in its entirety. Thank you!

Chapters in Obadiah


Most Popular Verses in Obadiah

Obadiah 1:4 Though thou exalt thyself as the eagle, and though thou...
Obadiah 1:17 But upon mount Zion shall be deliverance, and there sha...
Obadiah 1:2 Behold, I have made thee small among the heathen: thou ...
Obadiah 1:9 And thy mighty men, O Teman, shall be dismayed, to the ...
Obadiah 1:14 Neither shouldest thou have stood in the crossway, to c...