- a priest of Judah who led the revolt against Athalia. II Kings 11:1–16.
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Historical Examples of jehoiada
And these things were taken suitable care of as long as Jehoiada lived.The Antiquities of the Jews
And Jehoiada and his sons anointed him, and said, God save the king.
And the captains over the hundreds did according to all things that Jehoiada the priest commanded.
But Jehoiada waxed old, and was full of days when he died; an hundred and thirty years old was he when he died.
Thus Joash the king remembered not the kindness which Jehoiada his father had done to him, but slew his son.