Study Guide

Book of Isaiah Figures

God

Without question, God is the main character in Isaiah. Not only does he executemost of the wrath...

Isaiah

Isaiah is humble, righteous, principled, noble—a real prophet's prophet. His name means...

Hezekiah

Hezekiah is a very decent guy. He may not be King David, exactly, but he's definitely not one of...

Ahaz

King Ahaz is Hezekiah's dad. He seems to be a rather puzzled king in Isaiah. When he falls under...

Sennacherib (and Rabshakeh)

The Assyrian King, Sennacherib—speaking through his vizier (advisor), the...

The Seraphim

These guys are scary. They're not your usual angels who fit nicely in ceramic form next to some...

Isaiah's Family

There's not too much to say about this bunch, except that there sort of mysterious. Isaiah's wife...

Eliakim, Shebna, and Joah

There's not much to note about these guys except to say that they show up and do their job. King...

King Pekah and King Rezah

These guys aren't very important. They don't have any speaking roles. They only exist in the plot...