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  Tribe of Issachar - BibleWiki
The second dynasty of the Northern Kingdom belonged to Issachar: "And Baasha, the son of Ahijah, of the house of Issachar." slew Nadab, son of Jeroboam I., and reigned in his stead (1 Kg 15
The tribe of Issachar is particularly represented as one which consisted mostly of scholars, to which there is said to be an allusion in 1Chr 12
Although Issachar was the ninth son of Jacob, yet the prince of his tribe was the second to bring the offering for the dedication of the altar (Num 7
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  CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Issachar
After the entrance into Western Palestine, this tribe was one of the six which stood on Mount Garizim during the ceremony of the
Issachar as "a large-limbed ass stretching himself between the sheepfolds", and the fertility of which is praised by travellers down to the present day.
Its history during the royal period was likewise important, and the third king of Northern Israel belonged to that tribe (1 Kings 15:27).
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  Bar-Mitzvah Medal -- The American Israel Numismatic Association
The Emblem of the Tribe of Judah was a lion.
At nine o'clock is the wolf, the Emblem of the Tribe of Benjamin.
At eleven o'clock is a sheaf of wheat, representing the Emblem of the Tribe of Joseph.
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 JewishEncyclopedia.com - ISSACHAR, TRIBE OF.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-28)
The second dynasty of the Northern Kingdom belonged to Issachar: "And Baasha, the son of Ahijah, of the house of Issachar." slew Nadab, son of Jeroboam I., and reigned in his stead (I Kings xv.
The tribe of Issachar is particularly represented as one which consisted mostly of scholars, to which there is said to be an allusion in I Chron.
Although Issachar was the ninth son of Jacob, yet the prince of his tribe was the second to bring the offering for the dedication of the altar (Num.
www.jewishencyclopedia.com /view.jsp?artid=361&letter=I&search=issachar   (499 words)

  
 Tribal Identifications: Issachar
Issachar is conceived (in the Talmud) as being the intermediary between Israel and foreigners and the Swiss are famous for their international connections and so in their own way, are the Finns.
ISSACHAR is represented by a donkey (Genesis 49; 10) and also by the sun and stars, symbolizing the celestial movements the Sons of ISSACHAR were said to observe and be experts in.
Akkadian was the language spoken by the Assyrians and the Assyrians exiled the northern Tribes of Israel.
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 IFCJ:
The twelve tribes of Israel are the descendants of the twelve sons of Jacob.
Issachar Issachar, tenth son of Jacob, was father of the tribe of Issachar, which possessed some of the best and most fertile land in all of Palestine.
The tribe of Gad inhabited Gilead, a mountainous region east of the Jordan river.
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 Issachar, son of Jacob - Biblical people
Issachar was one of the twelve sons of Jacob.
Issachar is the ancestor of the Tribe of Issachar.
In the Song of Deborah, Issachar is mentioned in a favorable light in regards to the tribe's battles with the Canaanites.
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 BibleTribes.org Welcome to Bible Tribes
Of the tribe of Judah were sealed 12,000; of the tribe of Reuben, 12,000; of the tribe of Gad, 12,000;
Of the tribe of Simeon, 12,000; of the tribe of Levi, 12,000; of the tribe of Issachar, 12,000;
Of the tribe of Zebulun, 12,000; of the tribe of Joseph, 12,000; of the tribe of Benjamin, 12,000.
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 Bible Topics: Issachar, The Tribe of
Genesis 49:14-15 Issachar is a strong ass couching down between two burdens: And he saw that rest was good, and the land that it was pleasant; and bowed his shoulder to bear, and became a servant unto tribute.
Numbers 34:26 And the prince of the tribe of the children of Issachar, Paltiel the son of Azzan.
Numbers 26:23-24 Of the sons of Issachar after their families: of Tola, the family of the Tolaites: of Pua, the family of the Punites: Of Jashub, the family of the Jashubites: of Shimron, the family of the Shimronites.
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 Bible Study - Issachar
Issachar, from the Hebrew word perhaps meaning hireling, or reward, was the fifth son of Leah (Genesis 30:18), the ninth overall of the Children of Jacob.
The descendants of Issachar formed the Israelite tribe of Issachar (see The Tribes Of Israel), whose allotted territory was in southern Galilee between The Mediterranean Sea and The Jordan River, southwest of The Sea Of Galilee.
Those to encamp next to him shall be the tribe of Issachar, the leader of the people of Issachar being Nethanel the son of Zuar, his host as numbered being fifty-four thousand four hundred.
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 Issachar
After the entrance into Western Palestine, this tribe was one of the six which stood on Mount Garizim during the ceremony of the cursing and the blessing (Deut., xxvii, 12).
Within its territory was the great plain of Esdraelon, the general form of which enabled the Hebrew poet (Gen., xlix, 14) to describe Issachar as "a large-limbed ass stretching himself between the sheepfolds", and the fertility of which is praised by travellers down to the present day.
The tribe played an important part during the period of the Judges (Judges, v, 15; x, 1, 2); and in the time of David it counted 145,600 warriors (I Par., vii, 1-5).
www.catholicity.com /encyclopedia/i/issachar.html   (441 words)

  
 Revelation, Chapter 7 (King James Bible) - Christian Answers® WebBible™
Of the tribe of Issachar were sealed twelve thousand.
Of the tribe of Joseph were sealed twelve thousand.
Of the tribe of Benjamin were sealed twelve thousand.
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 Holy Spirit Interactive: Bible Discovery - Issachar
Issachar was Jacob's ninth son, born again to Leah which would make him her fifth child.
The Tribe of Issachar journeyed through the wilderness, along with Judah and Zebulun, and marched on the east of the tabernacle.
After the entrance into the Promised Land, this tribe was one of the six which stood on Gerizim during the ceremony of the blessing and cursing.
www.holyspiritinteractive.net /biblediscovery/issachar.asp   (202 words)

  
 A biography of Issachar ben Yaakov Avinu   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-28)
Issachar was the Son of Jacob the Patriarch and Leah the Matriarch.
Issachar sat and engaged in Torah study, while Zevulun sailed the seas [for commerce] and supported Issachar (Bereishit Rabbah 72:5).
Issachar was born of the 10th of Av, and died on the same day at the age of 122 (Yalkut Shimoni, Shemot 162).
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 ISSACHAR IN THE MODERN WORLD
After their migration into Asia, they were one of the many related Sacae tribes of the Scythians who were located throughout the steppes of South Russia in the region from Eastern Europe to east of the Caspian Sea.
I use the word “much” of the tribe of Issachar as there is also biblical evidence that part of it may be located elsewhere.
While the scholarly writings of historians do give valuable clues to the locations of the tribes of Israel, all men are fallible and their writings do not carry the weight of scripture.
www.israelite.info /Christian_Authors/issachar.htm   (1333 words)

  
 Issachar — Infoplease.com
Is't possible that you, whose ears Are of the tribe of Issachar's...
Issachar - Issachar Issachar, in the patriarchal narratives of the Bible, son of Jacob and Leah and the...
Issachar - Issachar in Dryden's satire of Absalom and Achitophel, means Thomas Thynne, of Longleate Hall,...
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 Introduction to Finding the Lost Tribes of Israel   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-28)
The biggest problem with tracing the tribes through history is the lack of surviving written records for movement of major people groups across time.
It is simply not possible to accurately trace the movement of each tribe of ancient Israel as they left the promised land.
A full tribal story is incomplete until it explains how the ancient tribes encompass something like the 70 kings from the Table of Nations in the Book of Genesis, or else the entire modern world as represented at the United Nations.
www.bibletime.com /tribe/index.html   (2399 words)

  
 The Tribe of Issachar
Studying the surrounding verses and commentary leads to the conclusion that one-eighth of the ten tribes escaped the exile, having associated themselves with the tribe of Judah.
This is an obvious proof that there were descendents from the tribe of Issachar intermingled with the Judean exiles in the Persian empire.
Although many of the ten tribes returned to the land of Israel, they did not occupy their own territory and were included in the exile of the tribe of Judah.
www.ics.uci.edu /~dan/genealogy/Miller/issachar.htm   (1389 words)

  
 The Identity of Finland
The first-born son usually inherits the leadership of the tribe, and it is significant that both Turky, Finland’s ancient capital, and Helsinki, Finland’s modern capital are located in the Tavastland area.
“Issachar was a son of Jacob and Leah, and the tribe’s inheritance was southwest of the Sea of Galilee.
“Issachar is a strong ass [donkey] couching down between two burdens: And he saw that rest was good, and the land that it was pleasant; and bowed his shoulder to bear, and became a servant unto tribute.
www.giveshare.org /israel/finland.html   (5752 words)

  
 Identity of Modern Nations in Terms of the Tribes of Israel
Primary and secondary identity of the nations of the earth in terms of the twelve tribes of Israel.
The influencing tribe of China is Issachar and of Argentina is
It is the world symbol for the "lion of the tribe of Judah", one of the names of Christ.
www.greaterthings.com /JJDewey/Gathering/13_nations_tribes.htm   (2176 words)

  
 Joshua 21 - Cities Appointed for the Levites
The tribe of Levi had no “province” of land because God had declared that He would be their inheritance (Joshua 13:14, and 13:33).
The rest of the children of Kohath had ten cities by lot from the families of the tribe of Ephraim, from the tribe of Dan, and from the half-tribe of Manasseh.
And the children of Gershon had thirteen cities by lot from the families of the tribe of Issachar, from the tribe of Asher, from the tribe of Naphtali, and from the half-tribe of Manasseh in Bashan.
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Issachar was a son of Jacob and Leah, and this tribe's original inheritance was located in the region of Galilee.
Numbers 26:23 records that one of Issachar's clans was named after "Tola," one of Issachar's sons.
"Issachar is a strong ass couching down between two burdens: and he saw that rest was good, and the land that it was pleasant; and bowed his shoulder to bear, and became a servant unto tribute." (KJV)
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 The Issacharian Post
The tribe of Issachar was represented by two hundred specialized leaders, the "Sons of Issachar".
The "Sons of Issachar" were prophetically gifted in insight and strategy and I’m sure were invaluable to King David.
I understand that it is from the vantage point of all the "Sons of Issachar" in our generation that the fuller picture can be seen.
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 Bible Error: Where's Dan?
My problem with the text is the fact that the tribe of Dan is left out and the tribe of Joseph (which consisted of the two half-tribes of Ephraim and Manasseh) is listed as Joseph and Manasseh.
ALL the tribes of Israel were guilty of idolatry during the 1st Temple Period.
Regardless, the reason I know Dan is still considered a tribe is because of an unfulfilled prophesy in Ezekiel 48 which mentions Dan as one of the tribes who will receive a portion of land in the Messianic Age.
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 Joshua, Chapter 21 (King James Bible) - Christian Answers® WebBible™
27 And unto the children of Gershon, of the families of the Levites, out of the other half tribe of Manasseh they gave Golan in Bashan with her suburbs, to be a city of refuge for the slayer; and Beeshterah with her suburbs; two cities.
32 And out of the tribe of Naphtali, Kedesh in Galilee with her suburbs, to be a city of refuge for the slayer; and Hammothdor with her suburbs, and Kartan with her suburbs; three cities.
38 And out of the tribe of Gad, Ramoth in Gilead with her suburbs, to be a city of refuge for the slayer; and Mahanaim with her suburbs,
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 Joshua Chapter 21 - American Standard Version - Speaking Bible - Talking Bible Software by johnhurt.com
And the children of Gershon had by lot out of the families of the tribe of Issachar, and out of the tribe of Asher, and out of the tribe of Naphtali, and out of the half-tribe of Manasseh in Bashan, thirteen cities.
The children of Merari according to their families had out of the tribe of Reuben, and out of the tribe of Gad, and out of the tribe of Zebulun, twelve cities.
And out of the tribe of Naphtali, Kedesh in Galilee with its suburbs, the city of refuge for the manslayer, and Hammoth-dor with its suburbs, and Kartan with its suburbs; three cities.
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 Yehoshua - Chapter 21 - Yehoshua   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-28)
For the children of Merari according to their families, there were twelve cities from the tribe of Reuben and from the tribe of Gad, and from the tribe of Zebulun.
And to the children of Gershon, of the families of the Levites, (was given) from the half-tribe of Manasseh, the city of refuge for the slayer, Golan in Bashan and the open land around it, and Beeshterah with the open land around it, two cities.
And from the tribe of Naphtali, the city of refuge of the slayer, Kedesh in Galilee and the open land around it, and Hamoth-dor with the open land around it, and Kartan with the open land around it, three cities.
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 Tribe of Issachar, Judah, Ephraim, Torah, Yeshua, Issachar Prophet   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-28)
Tribe of Issachar, Judah, Ephraim, Torah, Yeshua, Issachar Prophet
In a random drawing Doug received the basket of the Tribe of Issachar.
The Blessing says that Issachar is a strong ass (donkey) that lays down between two burdens.
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