|Overview - Nehemiah 12|
|1||The priests and the Levites which came up with Zerubbabel.|
|10||The succession of high priests.|
|22||Certain chief Levites.|
|27||The solemnity of the dedication of the walls.|
|44||The offices of priests and Levites appointed in the temple.|
Nehemiah 12:11 (King James Version)
And Joiada begat Jonathan, and Jonathan begat Jaddua.
- Jaddua is supposed to be Jaddus the high priest, who went in his pontifical robes to meet Alexander the Great, when advancing to destroy Jerusalem; who was so struck with his appearance, that he forbore all hostilities, and granted many privileges to the Jews. According to Eusebius, he was high priest from A
- M. 3665 to 3982.