Obadiah the Prophet

Also known as

  • Abdias
  • Abdis



Old Testament prophet whose writings are dated between the 9th and 5th centuries before Christ. Outside of the text, which announces the punishment of the enemies of Israel, nothing is known about him.

Name Meaning

  • servant of the Lord


Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Obadiah the Prophet“. CatholicSaints.Info. 18 November 2015. Web. 26 October 2016. <>