1 King Abijah’s mother (2Chr 13:2), elsewhere called Maacah. 2 The son of Imlah, a prophet at Ahab’s court (1Kgs 22). Ahab ordered Micaiah cast into prison when the prophet counseled against his plans for war; Micaiah’s predictions of disaster came to pass. 3 One of the princes sent by Jehoshaphat to instruct the cities of Judah in religious matters (2Chr 17:7). 4 The father of Achbor, a member of Josiah’s delegation to Huldah the prophetess (2Kgs 22:12). 5 The son of Gemariah and grandson of Shaphan, both friends of Jeremiah. When Micaiah heard Baruch read the scroll of Jeremiah’s oracles, he reported it to his father and other court officials (Jer 36:11-13), and they arranged to have it read to King Jehoiakim. 6 The forebear of certain postexilic priests (Neh 12:35), elsewhere called Mica (Neh 11:17; Neh 11:22). 7A priest in the time of Nehemiah (Neh 12:41).
2He reigned for three years in Jerusalem. His mother's name was Micaiah daughter of Uriel of Gibeah.
Now there was war between Abijah and Jeroboam.
Joint Campaign with Judah against Aram
1For three years Aram and Israel continued without war.2But in the third year King Jehoshaphat of Judah came down to the ... View more
7In the third year of his reign he sent his officials, Ben-hail, Obadiah, Zechariah, Nethanel, and Micaiah, to teach in the cities of Judah.
12Then the king commanded the priest Hilkiah, Ahikam son of Shaphan, Achbor son of Micaiah, Shaphan the secretary, and the king's servant Asaiah, saying,
The Scroll Read in the Palace
11When Micaiah son of Gemariah son of Shaphan heard all the words of the Lord from the scroll,12he went down to the king's house, ... View more
35and some of the young priests with trumpets: Zechariah son of Jonathan son of Shemaiah son of Mattaniah son of Micaiah son of Zaccur son of Asaph;
17and Mattaniah son of Mica son of Zabdi son of Asaph, who was the leader to begin the thanksgiving in prayer, and Bakbukiah, the second among his associates; a ... View more
22The overseer of the Levites in Jerusalem was Uzzi son of Bani son of Hashabiah son of Mattaniah son of Mica, of the descendants of Asaph, the singers, in char ... View more
41and the priests Eliakim, Maaseiah, Miniamin, Micaiah, Elioenai, Zechariah, and Hananiah, with trumpets;