Sentence Examples


  • Tribute was received from Tyre and Sidon; and Jehu, who was now king of Israel, sent his gifts of gold, silver, &c., to the conqueror.
  • The work which Elijah began was completed by Elisha, who supported Jehu and the new dynasty.
  • Jehu (q.v.) became king as the champion of the purer worship of Yahweh.
  • Hazael of Damascus, Jehu of Israel and Elisha the prophet are the three men of the new age linked together in the words of one writer as though commissioned for like ends (1 Kings xix.
  • Though Elisha sent to anoint Jehu as king, he was none the less on most intimate terms with Bar-hadad (Old.