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  Jethro - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jethro, also known as "Reuel," is recorded as living in Midian, a territory stretching from east of the Dead Sea south onto the Sinai.
Jethro's daughter, Zipporah, becomes Moses's wife after Moses flees Egypt, having killed an Egyptian who was beating a Hebrew slave.
Jethro is also considered by many to be synonymous with Shoaib, the Muslim prophet.
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 JewishEncyclopedia.com - JETHRO   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Jethro advised Moses to appoint deputies to assist him to judge the Israelites and render his burdens lighter.
Jethro together with Balaam and Job was consulted by Pharaoh as to the means for exterminating the children of Israel; and as he dissuaded Pharaoh from his design, he was recompensed in that his descendants, the Rechabites, sat with the Sanhedrin in the Temple (Sanh.
This, however, is in conflict with another statement, to the effect that Jethro gave his daughter Zipporah to Moses on condition that their first son should be brought up in the worship of idols, and that Moses swore to respect this condition (Mek.
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 Jethro Tull (agriculturist) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jethro Tull (born 1674 in Basildon, Berkshire; died 21 February 1741 in Shalbourne, Berkshire) was an English agricultural pioneer during the Industrial Revolution.
Influenced by the early Enlightenment, Tull is considered to be one of the early proponents of a scientific (and especially empirical) approach to agriculture.
Although Tull was wrong that nutrients locked up in soil could be released through pulverising it, and his inventions were sometimes considered controversial and were not widely adopted for many years, on the whole he introduced innovations which formed part of the foundation of productive modern agriculture.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Jethro_Tull_(agriculturist)   (347 words)

 On the Edge: Jethro
(Jethro also asked that the name of the land trust not be published because he doesn't want to stir up unwanted trouble.) The man at the state looked at the paper, concluded that Jethro was right and told him to take it up with the land trust.
Jethro has to cut and haul wood for warmth, and he must bring in water safe for drinking.
Jethro seems to have successfully defied the conventions of American society by living as a squatter, and while being concerned about being kicked off the property, this fear doesn't change his actions.
www.uaf.edu /faculty/ftgtk/thesis/jethro.html   (1927 words)

 VH1.com : Jethro Burns : Biography   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Behind the country hayseed garb, the hick patter, and the outrageous parodies of popular songs, "Jethro" Burns and guitarist Henry "Homer" Haynes were expert jazz musicians whose exaggerated hillbilly appearance and zany sendups of songs belied the cleverness of their comedy and the extraordinarily high quality of their music.
Jethro's music was extremely melodic and graceful, combining elements of jazz, swing, country, folk, and bluegrass, resulting in one of the most distinctive and influential mandolin styles in country music history.
Jethro Burns continued to perform at string music festivals and concerts until his death in 1989.
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 jethro - International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
It is worth noting that in the religious service in which Jethro and Moses afterward engaged, when Jethro, as priest, offered a burnt offering, and Aaron with all the elders of Israel partook of the sacrificial feast, prominence was given to Jethro over Aaron, and thus a priesthood was recognized beyond the limits of Israel.
Jethro, therefore, urged Moses to make use of the talents of others and adopt a plan of gradation of judges who would dispose of all eases of minor importance, leaving only the most difficult for him to settle by a direct appeal to the will of God.
The story of Jethro reveals him as a man of singular attractiveness and strength, in whom a kind, considerate disposition, a deeply religious spirit, and a wise judgment all met in happy combination.
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 Homer and Jethro   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Both Homer and Jethro decided right there and then that the only logical payback solution was to dedicate their lives to performing hillbilly renditions of popular songs.
Jethro Burns went into semi-retirement but was coaxed back by singer-songwriter Steve Goodman with whom he would tour for eleven years.
Jethro died of bone cancer in 1989 at the age of 68.
www.randyandsteve.com /homerandjethro.htm   (464 words)

 Biblical Personalities: Jethro   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Jethro is a Kohen - but not a Jewish "priest." He is an idolator, a political leader, a philosopher, a trusted counselor and adviser to his ambitious, Divinely inspired son-in-law.
Exodus 2:21 states: "Moses desired to dwell with Jethro; and he gave his daughter Zipporah to Moses." It was in Midian that Moses discovered his mission, experiencing the epiphany of the burning bush while tending his father-in-law’s flock.
Jethro exclaims his approval of Moses’s mission and declares his loyalty: "Now I know that the Lord is the greatest of all the gods" (Exodus 18:11).
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 Learning with Jethro
With housing at a premium, Jethro settled in to a shared room at the YMCA with a young guitar player and the two of them would sit and copy licks from Django off a phonograph they had on the table between their beds.
Ken and Henry (Jethro and Homer) were known at the time as the String Dusters and had a regular segment on the radio.
Jethro used to tell me that he wasn't a musician - just a comic with a prop.
www.btinternet.com /~john.baldry/mando/jethro.html   (901 words)

 Jethro Burns
Jethro later credited him saying, "Because of him, I always had a good understanding of exactly what I was doing as an entertainer."
Most of their comedy songs were Jethro's parodies of hit pop and country tunes.
JethroĆ­s humor, mandolin playing, and musicianship remained undiminished, even in the final stages of the cancer that took his life on February 4, 1989.
www.dawgnet.com /acd_html/artists/burns.html   (487 words)

 Jethro Tull - Hutchinson encyclopedia article about Jethro Tull
English agriculturist Jethro Tull invented the mechanized seed drill in about 1701.
The sowing of seeds in uniform rows allowed weeding between the rows of seedlings during growth, so improving the yield.
This information should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional.
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 Daily Bible Study - Jethro
And so it was that Moses found himself out in the desert wilderness of the Sinai (see The Sinai Peninsula and Bible Places), the first time, long prior to the Exodus, and how he came to meet Reuel, or Jethro, a priest of Midian, who would soon become Moses' father-in-law.
The Midianites originated from Midian, a son of Abraham (Genesis 25:1-2), which therefore actually made Jethro and Moses distant cousins.
Jethro unknowingly (or possibly knowingly) played an important part in preparing Moses for his Exodus mission.
www.keyway.ca /htm2002/jethro.htm   (502 words)

 Jethro Tull News
One of the best things about XM satellite radio is their series titled "Then Again Live." Groups such as Alice Cooper, Lynyrd Skynyrd and Cheap Trick have been invited into the XM studios to recreate one of...
RSS Feeds SMS NEWS to 8888 for latest updates Ian Anderson of the legendary rock band Jethro Tull will be performing two shows in Mumbai starting on January 31 along with the rest of his band.
Amid the chaos of the three day Isle of Wight music festival in 1970 Ian Anderson and his group Jethro Tull were actually able to perform.
www.topix.net /who/jethro-tull   (665 words)

 Official Ticketmaster site. Jethro Tull tickets, dates
Ironically, the first small wave of American Jethro Tull fans were admiring a group whose sound had already changed radically; in May of 1969, Barre's first recording with the group, "Living in the Past," reached the British number three spot and the group made its debut on Top of the Pops performing the song.
Barlow, Evan, and Palmer, however, were dropped from the group's lineup with the recording of A, and the new version of Jethro Tull toured in support of the album.
In 1986, A Classic Case: The London Symphony Orchestra Plays the Music of Jethro Tull was released on record; and Crest of a Knave performed surprisingly well when it was issued in September of 1987, reaching number 19 in England and number 32 in America with the support of a world tour.
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 Sermon by Andrew Bonar on Jethro
Jethro is his official title, meaning his highness, or 'his excellency.' So this man was at once a priest of God and a man of high standing.
As, one evening, they tell their father the story of the day's work and what had happened to them, Jethro shows the kindness of his heart by sending for the stranger they had met with to his house.
The last we hear of Jethro is in the 27th verse, when Moses 'lets him depart,' as if unwillingly, to his own land.
www.newblehome.co.uk /bonar/sermon-jethro.html   (637 words)

 Doane Perry of Jethro Tull   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
I think Jethro Tull is a combination of whoever is in the band at the time.
When you come to a Jethro Tull concert or you listen to our records, you are hearing the sum total of the individuals in the band.
Jeb: Jethro Tull is not what you would think of when you think of the average crazy rock band.
www.classicrockrevisited.com /interviews00/doane.htm   (5239 words)

 JETHRO :: CHURCH WEBSITE APPLICATIONS   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Jethro told Moses..."The thing that you are doing is not good." 18 You will surely wear out, both yourself and these people who are with you, for the task is too heavy for you; you cannot do it alone.
JETHRO distributes this task over an UNLIMITED number of editors to enable the information to be updated by the individuals with first-hand knowledge.
JETHRO is a custom application or web site software designed specifically for Churches.
www.jethroweb.com   (357 words)

 The Beverly Hillbillies: Jethro's Military Career - TV.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Granny is mixing up a batch of her moonshine & Jethro is trying out his frogman outfit in the cement pond.
When Granny walks by the pond she thinks Jethro is a sea monster.
Jethro decides he wants to meet the moon maidens & fixes a rocket to his back & using granny's moonshine for fuel launches himself into the air.
www.tv.com /beverly-hillbillies/jethros-military-career/episode/72148/summary.html   (234 words)

 Jethro Tull (band) at opensource encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Jethro Tull is a progressive rock band that was formed in the 1960s.
Their music is marked by the quirky vocal style and unique lead flute work of frontman Ian Anderson, and by unusual and often complex (for rock music) song construction.
The story goes that the band went through a variety of name changes to get repeat bookings, and that Jethro Tull was the name they happened to sport when they scored a record deal (the name comes from the inventor of the seed drill).
wiki.tatet.ru /en/Jethro_Tull_(band).html   (1400 words)

 Amazon.com: Aqualung: Music: Jethro Tull   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
After veering sharply from the blues inluences of their debut, This Was, Jethro Tull's sound quickly coalesced around jazz-tinged English folk influences and the antics of frontman/flautist Ian Anderson.
I had the great good fortune of seeing Jethro Tull live when they were doing the original Aqualung tour - they were hardly known at the time - and as great as the album is, their performance was even more electrifying.
Jethro Tull's AquaLung is a piece or Rock history that EVERY music fan should have in their collection.
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 Jethro brings Moses' family, gives counsel, and leaves
The text may also be translated, "And someone said." Jethro may have sent a messenger ahead to announce his arrival.
10 And Jethro said, Blessed be the LORD, who hath delivered you out of the hand of the Egyptians, and out of the hand of Pharaoh, who hath delivered the people from under the hand of the Egyptians.
The additional levels of courts and the large number of judges meant that all cases could be heard fairly and would not have to wait until Moses had time.
www.bibleexplained.com /moses/Exod/ex18.html   (1119 words)

 Jethro Management
Jethro Management provides excellence in all its management consulting services.
Jethro (in case you wondering) was in fact the first Management Consultant.
Jethro Management is operated by The Miller Family Discretionary Trust.
www.jethromanagement.biz   (281 words)

 Musicians - The Official Jethro Tull Website
Jethro Tull has been blessed with outstanding musicians over the years.
Known throughout the world of rock music as the flute and voice behind the legendary Jethro Tull, Anderson celebrates his 34th year as a recording and concert musician...
Barre first ran into Jethro Tull in 1968 when his band "Gethsemane" as it was then called, supported Tull at a concert at the Van Dyck Club in Plymouth, England...
www.j-tull.com /musicians   (388 words)

 Jethro's ONLY Official Site - Video Releases   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Jethro will have you in stitches with his mixture of sketches and stories including Posh & Becks amongst many others.
Featuring JeThRo at his belly laughing best - performing live - plus a collection of cracking sketches, this is one portion of West Country wit you won't want to miss.
Fall about with them as JeThRo turns in a cracking live stand-up act, featuring the amazing tale of the vacuum cleaner, the astonishing story of the pebble in the swimming trunks, the scintillating saga of Mrs Pearce and the breast fed baby, and many more...
www.jethro.co.uk /videos.htm   (819 words)

 Book Jethro Tull for Event, Meeting, Gala
Jethro Tull's second album, 1969's Stand Up, refined their unique sound and reached No. 1 in the U.K. thanks to the hit single "Living in the Past." By the end of the year their managers, Terry Ellis and Chris Wright, formed Chrysalis Records, and Jethro Tull became their first act with their 1970 album Benefit.
Jethro Tull returned in 1987 with the harder-edged album Crest of a Knave, widely considered their best recording in years.
Jethro Tull, essentially Ian Anderson and a cast of backing musicians, continues to tour, playing for a loyal, if dwindling, fan base worldwide.
www.grabow.biz /Contemporary/JethroTull.htm   (522 words)

 Amazon.co.uk: Jethro Tull: Books   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Looking at each and every Jethro Tull album from a comprehensive perspective, plus concert trivia and biographical information and a look at the solo careers of band members past and present, this book for both the casual and hard-core fan offers insights that will enhance one's listening pleasure.
Jethro Tull is one band that formed in 1968 and is still going strong, thanks to the leadership, vision, and extraordinary talent of its leader, Ian Anderson.
This is a book promising great things for the seasoned Jethro Tull fan but doesn't really come up with the goods as it falls into the author's own opinion far too much rather than explaining source, inspiration and links with each of the Jethro Tull songs.
www.amazon.co.uk /exec/obidos/ASIN/1904048188   (867 words)

 Jethro (WebBible Encyclopedia) - ChristianAnswers.Net
While the Israelites were encamped at Sinai, and soon after their victory over Amalek, Jethro came to meet Moses, bringing with him Zipporah and her two sons.
On the following day Jethro, observing the multiplicity of the duties devolving on Moses, advised him to appoint subordinate judges, rulers of thousands, of hundreds, of fifties, and of tens, to decide smaller matters, leaving only the weightier matters to be referred to Moses, to be laid before the Lord.
He was also called Hobab (q.v.), which was probably his personal name, while Jethro was an official name.
www.christiananswers.net /dictionary/jethro.html   (142 words)

 Open Directory - Arts: Music: Bands and Artists: J: Jethro Tull   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Jethro Tull Guitar tabs - Tabs for a selection of the band's songs.
Jethro Tull UK - Unofficial UK page with news and releases, discography, discussion forum, picture gallery, ringtones, and WAP access.
This Is - The Jethro Tull Lyric Library - A searchable index of lyrics from Tull and related solo albums.
dmoz.org /Arts/Music/Bands_and_Artists/J/Jethro_Tull   (388 words)

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