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Who was Eliakim son of Hilkiah? (Isaiah 22)

Eliakim son of Hilkiah was one of King Hezekiah’s government officials.1 His job was to be ‘over the household’ (2 Kings 18:18), ‘in charge of the palace’ (NRSV). In some of the Biblical records, Eliakim worked closely with two of Hezekiah’s other officials:¬†Shebnah the secretary, and Joah the son of Asaph, the recorder. They were […]